New Living Translation
An honest witness does not lie; a false witness breathes lies.
King James Bible
A faithful witness will not lie: but a false witness will utter lies.
Darby Bible Translation
A faithful witness will not lie; but a false witness uttereth lies.
World English Bible
A truthful witness will not lie, but a false witness pours out lies.
Young's Literal Translation
A faithful witness lieth not, And a false witness breatheth out lies.
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Library"Boast not Thyself of to Morrow, for Thou Knowest not what a Day May Bring Forth. "
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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and from Jesus Christ. He is the faithful witness to these things, the first to rise from the dead, and the ruler of all the kings of the world. All glory to him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by shedding his blood for us.
"Write this letter to the angel of the church in Laodicea. This is the message from the one who is the Amen--the faithful and true witness, the beginning of God's new creation:
"You must not pass along false rumors. You must not cooperate with evil people by lying on the witness stand.
"If a malicious witness comes forward and accuses someone of a crime,
a false witness who pours out lies, a person who sows discord in a family.
An honest witness tells the truth; a false witness tells lies.
Without oxen a stable stays clean, but you need a strong ox for a large harvest.
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