New Living Translation
Wisdom is even better when you have money. Both are a benefit as you go through life.
King James Bible
Wisdom is good with an inheritance: and by it there is profit to them that see the sun.
Darby Bible Translation
Wisdom is as good as an inheritance, and profitable to them that see the sun.
World English Bible
Wisdom is as good as an inheritance. Yes, it is more excellent for those who see the sun.
Young's Literal Translation
Wisdom is good with an inheritance, And an advantage it is to those beholding the sun.
Ecclesiastes 7:11 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
7:11 Good - When wisdom and riches meet in one man, it is an happy conjunction. By it - By wisdom joined with riches there comes great benefit. To them - Not only to a man's self, but many others in this world.
LibraryOf the First Covenant Made with Man
Gen. ii. 17.--"But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, thou shall not eat of it, for in the day that thou eatest thereof, thou shalt surely die."--Gen. i. 26.--"And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth." The state wherein man was created at first, you heard was exceeding good,--all …
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Covenanting Adapted to the Moral Constitution of Man.
Letter xxviii (Circa A. D. 1130) to the Abbots Assembled at Soissons
Choose my instruction rather than silver, and knowledge rather than pure gold.
For wisdom is far more valuable than rubies. Nothing you desire can compare with it.
I thought, "Wisdom is better than foolishness, just as light is better than darkness.
Don't long for "the good old days." This is not wise.
Light is sweet; how pleasant to see a new day dawning.
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