New Living Translation
The heart of the godly thinks carefully before speaking; the mouth of the wicked overflows with evil words.
King James Bible
The heart of the righteous studieth to answer: but the mouth of the wicked poureth out evil things.
Darby Bible Translation
The heart of a righteous man studieth to answer; but the mouth of the wicked poureth out evil things.
World English Bible
The heart of the righteous weighs answers, but the mouth of the wicked gushes out evil.
Young's Literal Translation
The heart of the righteous meditateth to answer, And the mouth of the wicked uttereth evil things.
Proverbs 15:28 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
15:28 Studieth - He speaks considerately. The mouth - Not the heart; for he rashly speaks what comes into his mouth, without the direction of his heart or conscience.
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. "
1 Peter 3:15
Instead, you must worship Christ as Lord of your life. And if someone asks about your Christian hope, always be ready to explain it.
Listen to the filth that comes from their mouths; their words cut like swords. "After all, who can hear us?" they sneer.
The lips of the godly speak helpful words, but the mouth of the wicked speaks perverse words.
The tongue of the wise makes knowledge appealing, but the mouth of a fool belches out foolishness.
From a wise mind comes wise speech; the words of the wise are persuasive.
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