New Living Translation
Many seek favors from a ruler; everyone is the friend of a person who gives gifts!
King James Bible
Many will intreat the favour of the prince: and every man is a friend to him that giveth gifts.
Darby Bible Translation
Many court the favour of a noble; and every one is friend to a man that giveth.
World English Bible
Many will entreat the favor of a ruler, and everyone is a friend to a man who gives gifts.
Young's Literal Translation
Many entreat the face of the noble, And all have made friendship to a man of gifts.
Proverbs 19:6 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
19:6 A friend - in profession.
LibraryThe Wrath of God
What does every sin deserve? God's wrath and curse, both in this life, and in that which is to come. Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire.' Matt 25: 41. Man having sinned, is like a favourite turned out of the king's favour, and deserves the wrath and curse of God. He deserves God's curse. Gal 3: 10. As when Christ cursed the fig-tree, it withered; so, when God curses any, he withers in his soul. Matt 21: 19. God's curse blasts wherever it comes. He deserves also God's wrath, which is …
Thomas Watson—The Ten Commandments
The Unity of God
Man's Misery by the Fall
Covenanting According to the Purposes of God.
Giving a gift can open doors; it gives access to important people!
A secret gift calms anger; a bribe under the table pacifies fury.
Many seek the ruler's favor, but justice comes from the LORD.
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