New Living Translation
In the same way, wisdom is sweet to your soul. If you find it, you will have a bright future, and your hopes will not be cut short.
King James Bible
So shall the knowledge of wisdom be unto thy soul: when thou hast found it, then there shall be a reward, and thy expectation shall not be cut off.
Darby Bible Translation
so consider wisdom for thy soul; if thou hast found it, there shall be a result, and thine expectation shall not be cut off.
World English Bible
so you shall know wisdom to be to your soul; if you have found it, then there will be a reward, your hope will not be cut off.
Young's Literal Translation
So is the knowledge of wisdom to thy soul, If thou hast found that there is a posterity And thy hope is not cut off.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
24:14 A reward - It is not only sweet for the present, but brings a sure and everlasting reward.
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How sweet your words taste to me; they are sweeter than honey.
For wisdom will enter your heart, and knowledge will fill you with joy.
Kind words are like honey--sweet to the soul and healthy for the body.
You will be rewarded for this; your hope will not be disappointed.
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