Job 39:22
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New International Version
It laughs at fear, afraid of nothing; it does not shy away from the sword.

King James Bible
He mocketh at fear, and is not affrighted; neither turneth he back from the sword.

Darby Bible Translation
He laugheth at fear, and is not affrighted; neither turneth he back from before the sword.

World English Bible
He mocks at fear, and is not dismayed, neither does he turn back from the sword.

Young's Literal Translation
He laugheth at fear, and is not affrighted, And he turneth not back from the face of the sword.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

He paweth in the valley - יחפרו yachperu, "they dig in the valley," i.e., in his violent galloping, in every pitch of his body, he scoops up sods out of the earth. Virgil has seized this idea also, in his cavat tellurem; "he scoops out the ground." See before.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Job 39:16,18 She is hardened against her young ones, as though they were not her's: her labor is in vain without fear...

Job 41:33 On earth there is not his like, who is made without fear.

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Whether Daring is a Sin?
Objection 1: It seems that daring is not a sin. For it is written (Job 39:21) concerning the horse, by which according to Gregory (Moral. xxxi) the godly preacher is denoted, that "he goeth forth boldly to meet armed men [*Vulg.: 'he pranceth boldly, he goeth forth to meet armed men']." But no vice redounds to a man's praise. Therefore it is not a sin to be daring. Objection 2: Further, according to the Philosopher (Ethic. vi, 9), "one should take counsel in thought, and do quickly what has been
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica

Prov. 22:06 the Duties of Parents
"Train up a child in the way he should go; and when he is old, he will not depart from it."--Prov. 22:6. I SUPPOSE that most professing Christians are acquainted with the text at the head of this page. The sound of it is probably familiar to your ears, like an old tune. It is likely you have heard it, or read it, talked of it, or quoted it, many a time. Is it not so? But, after all, how little is the substance of this text regarded! The doctrine it contains appears scarcely known, the duty it puts
John Charles Ryle—The Upper Room: Being a Few Truths for the Times

Cross References
Job 39:21
It paws fiercely, rejoicing in its strength, and charges into the fray.

Job 39:23
The quiver rattles against its side, along with the flashing spear and lance.

Nahum 3:2
The crack of whips, the clatter of wheels, galloping horses and jolting chariots!

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