New Living Translation
A lazy person's way is blocked with briers, but the path of the upright is an open highway.
King James Bible
The way of the slothful man is as an hedge of thorns: but the way of the righteous is made plain.
Darby Bible Translation
The way of the sluggard is as a hedge of thorns; but the path of the upright is made plain.
World English Bible
The way of the sluggard is like a thorn patch, but the path of the upright is a highway.
Young's Literal Translation
The way of the slothful is as a hedge of briers, And the path of the upright is raised up.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
15:19 An hedge - As a way hedged up with thorns, troublesome, perplexed, and full of difficulties. Plain - Is easy and pleasant to him, notwithstanding all its difficulties.
LibraryContention Over the Man Born Blind.
(Jerusalem.) ^D John IX. 1-41. [Some look upon the events in this and the next section as occurring at the Feast of Tabernacles in October, others think they occurred at the Feast of Dedication in December, deriving their point of time from John x. 22.] ^d 1 And as he passed by, he saw a man blind from his birth. [The man probably sought to waken compassion by repeatedly stating this fact to passers-by.] 2 And his disciples asked him, saying, Rabbi, who sinned, this man, or his parents, that he should …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
"And the Life. " How Christ is the Life.
"Now the End of the Commandment," &C.
"Thou Shall Keep Him in Perfect Peace, Whose Mind is Stayed on Thee, Because He Trusteth in Thee. "
A hot-tempered person starts fights; a cool-tempered person stops them.
Sensible children bring joy to their father; foolish children despise their mother.
Corrupt people walk a thorny, treacherous road; whoever values life will avoid it.
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