New International Version
But it will go well with those who convict the guilty, and rich blessing will come on them.
King James Bible
But to them that rebuke him shall be delight, and a good blessing shall come upon them.
Darby Bible Translation
but to them that rebuke [him] shall be delight, and a good blessing cometh upon them.
World English Bible
but it will go well with those who convict the guilty, and a rich blessing will come on them.
Young's Literal Translation
And to those reproving it is pleasant, And on them cometh a good blessing.
Proverbs 24:25 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
These things also belong to the wise - גם אלה לחכמים gam elleh lachachamim, "These also to wise." This appears to be a new section; and perhaps, what follows belongs to another collection. Probably fragments of sayings collected by wise men from the Proverbs of Solomon.
It is not good to have respect - Judgment and justice should never be perverted.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
a good blessing
LibraryThe Sluggard's Garden
'I went by the field of the slothful, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding; 31. And, lo, it was all grown over with thorns, and nettles had covered the face thereof, and the stone wall thereof was broken down.'--PROVERBS xxiv. 30, 31. This picture of the sluggard's garden seems to be intended as a parable. No doubt its direct simple meaning is full of homely wisdom in full accord with the whole tone of the Book of Proverbs; but we shall scarcely do justice to this saying of the wise …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Epistle xxxvi. To Maximus, Bishop of Salona .
A Treatise on Good Works
An honest answer is like a kiss on the lips.
Whoever rebukes a person will in the end gain favor rather than one who has a flattering tongue.
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