New Living Translation
A truthful witness saves lives, but a false witness is a traitor.
King James Bible
A true witness delivereth souls: but a deceitful witness speaketh lies.
Darby Bible Translation
A true witness delivereth souls; but deceit uttereth lies.
World English Bible
A truthful witness saves souls, but a false witness is deceitful.
Young's Literal Translation
A true witness is delivering souls, And a deceitful one breatheth out lies.
Proverbs 14:25 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
14:25 Souls - Such as are innocent, from false accusations.
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Prov. xxvii. 1.--"Boast not thyself of to morrow, for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth." As man is naturally given to boasting and gloriation in something (for the heart cannot want some object to rest upon and take complacency in, it is framed with such a capacity of employing other things), so there is a strong inclination in man towards the time to come, he hath an immortal appetite, and an appetite of immortality; and therefore his desires usually stretch farther than the present …
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