New International Version
He will not accept any compensation; he will refuse a bribe, however great it is.
King James Bible
He will not regard any ransom; neither will he rest content, though thou givest many gifts.
Darby Bible Translation
he will not regard any ransom, neither will he rest content though thou multipliest [thy] gifts.
World English Bible
He won't regard any ransom, neither will he rest content, though you give many gifts.
Young's Literal Translation
He accepteth not the appearance of any atonement, Yea, he doth not consent, Though thou dost multiply bribes!
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He will not regard any ransom - This is an injury that admits of no compensation. No gifts can satisfy a man for the injury his honor has sustained; and to take a bribe or a ransom, would be setting up chastity at a price.
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A Sermon (No. 1017) Delivered on Lord's Day Morning, October 22nd, 1871 at the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington, by C. H. Spurgeon. "When thou awakest, it shall talk with thee."--Proverbs 6:22. It is a very happy circumstance when the commandment of our father and the law of our mother are also the commandment of God and the law of the Lord. Happy are they who have a double force to draw them to the right--the bonds of nature, and the cords of grace. They sin with a vengeance who sin both against …
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