New International Version
A quarrelsome wife is like the dripping of a leaky roof in a rainstorm;
King James Bible
A continual dropping in a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike.
Darby Bible Translation
A continual dropping on a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike:
World English Bible
A continual dropping on a rainy day and a contentious wife are alike:
Young's Literal Translation
A continual dropping in a day of rain, And a woman of contentions are alike,
Proverbs 27:15 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
A continual dropping - See Proverbs 19:13.
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A sermon (No. 94) delivered on Sabbath morning, August 25, 1856, by C. H. Spurgeon at Maberley Chapel, Kingsland, on behalf of the Metropolitan Benefit Societies' Asylum, Ball's Pond Road, Islington. "Boast not thyself of to-morrow; for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth."--Proverbs 27:1. God's most holy Word was principally written to inform us of the way to heaven, and to guide us in our path through this world to the realms of eternal life and light. But as if to teach us that God is …
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A foolish child is a father's ruin, and a quarrelsome wife is like the constant dripping of a leaky roof.
restraining her is like restraining the wind or grasping oil with the hand.
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