New International Version
The righteous hate what is false, but the wicked make themselves a stench and bring shame on themselves.
King James Bible
A righteous man hateth lying: but a wicked man is loathsome, and cometh to shame.
Darby Bible Translation
A righteous [man] hateth lying; but the wicked maketh himself odious and cometh to shame.
World English Bible
A righteous man hates lies, but a wicked man brings shame and disgrace.
Young's Literal Translation
A false word the righteous hateth, And the wicked causeth abhorrence, and is confounded.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The soul of the sluggard desireth and hath nothing - We often hear many religious people expressing a desire to have more of the Divine life, and yet never get forward in it. How is this? The reason is, they desire, but do not stir themselves up to lay hold upon the Lord. They are always learning, but never able to come to the knowledge of the truth. They seek to enter in at the strait gate, but are not able, because they do not strive.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryThe Tillage of the Poor
'Much food is in the tillage of the poor.'--PROVERBS xiii. 23. Palestine was a land of small peasant proprietors, and the institution of the Jubilee was intended to prevent the acquisition of large estates by any Israelite. The consequence, as intended, was a level of modest prosperity. It was 'the tillage of the poor,' the careful, diligent husbandry of the man who had only a little patch of land to look after, that filled the storehouses of the Holy Land. Hence the proverb of our text arose. It …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Song of the Redeemed
Blessed are the Poor in Spirit
Do not lie to each other, since you have taken off your old self with its practices
I hate and detest falsehood but I love your law.
The wise inherit honor, but fools get only shame.
A sluggard's appetite is never filled, but the desires of the diligent are fully satisfied.
a time to love and a time to hate, a time for war and a time for peace.
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