New American Standard Bible
Let not the foot of pride come upon me, And let not the hand of the wicked drive me away.
King James Bible
Let not the foot of pride come against me, and let not the hand of the wicked remove me.
Darby Bible Translation
Let not the foot of pride come against me, and let not the hand of the wicked drive me away.
World English Bible
Don't let the foot of pride come against me. Don't let the hand of the wicked drive me away.
Young's Literal Translation
Let not a foot of pride meet me, And a hand of the wicked let not move me.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Let not the foot of pride come against me - The foot of the proud man. The word rendered "come against me" more properly means, "come not upon me;" and the meaning is, Let me not be "trampled down" as they who are vanquished in battle are "trodden down" by their conquerors. Compare the notes at Psalm 18:40.
And let not the hand of the wicked remove me - Let no efforts of the wicked do this. The "hand" is the instrument by which we accomplish anything, and the reference here is to the efforts which the wicked might make to destroy him. The prayer is, that he might be "firm" and "unmoved" amid all the attempts which might be made to take his life.
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(Preached before the Queen.) Psalm xxxvi. 7, 8, 9. How excellent is thy loving-kindness, O God! therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of thy wings. They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house; and thou shalt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures. For with thee is the fountain of life: in thy light shall we see light. This is a great saying. So great that we shall never know, certainly never in this life, how much it means. It speaks of being …
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O continue Your lovingkindness to those who know You, And Your righteousness to the upright in heart.
There the doers of iniquity have fallen; They have been thrust down and cannot rise.
Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; Preserve me from violent men Who have purposed to trip up my feet.
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