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The most popular Bible verses from Proverbs 25 - Page 2

Found 28 Verses (from 11)

Proverbs 25:15

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Through patience a ruler can be persuaded, and a gentle tongue can break a bone. NIV
By long forbearance and calmness of spirit a judge or ruler is persuaded, and soft speech breaks down the most bonelike resistance. [Gen. 32:4; I Sam. 25:24; Prov. 15:1; 16:14.] AMP
By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaketh the bone. KJV

Proverbs 25:14

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Like clouds and wind without rain is one who boasts of gifts never given. NIV
Whoever falsely boasts of gifts [he does not give] is like clouds and wind without rain. [Jude 12.] AMP
Whoso boasteth himself of a false gift is like clouds and wind without rain. KJV

Proverbs 25:12

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Like an earring of gold or an ornament of fine gold is the rebuke of a wise judge to a listening ear. NIV
Like an earring or nose ring of gold or an ornament of fine gold is a wise reprover to an ear that listens and obeys. AMP
As an earring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, so is a wise reprover upon an obedient ear. KJV

Proverbs 25:8

Bible Rank: 22,193
Do not bring hastily to court, for what will you do in the end if your neighbor puts you to shame? NIV
Rush not forth soon to quarrel [before magistrates or elsewhere], lest you know not what to do in the end when your neighbor has put you to shame. [Prov. 17:14; Matt. 5:25.] AMP
Go not forth hastily to strive, lest thou know not what to do in the end thereof, when thy neighbour hath put thee to shame. KJV

Proverbs 25:23

Bible Rank: 22,277
Like a north wind that brings unexpected rain is a sly tongue – which provokes a horrified look. NIV
The north wind brings forth rain; so does a backbiting tongue bring forth an angry countenance. AMP
The north wind driveth away rain: so doth an angry countenance a backbiting tongue. KJV

Proverbs 25:18

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Like a club or a sword or a sharp arrow is one who gives false testimony against a neighbor. NIV
A man who bears false witness against his neighbor is like a heavy sledgehammer and a sword and a sharp arrow. AMP
A man that beareth false witness against his neighbour is a maul, and a sword, and a sharp arrow. KJV

Proverbs 25:20

Bible Rank: 22,564
Like one who takes away a garment on a cold day, or like vinegar poured on a wound, is one who sings songs to a heavy heart. NIV
He who sings songs to a heavy heart is like him who lays off a garment in cold weather and like vinegar upon soda. [Dan. 6:18; Rom. 12:15.] AMP
As he that taketh away a garment in cold weather, and as vinegar upon nitre, so is he that singeth songs to an heavy heart. KJV

Proverbs 25:13

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Like a snow-cooled drink at harvest time is a trustworthy messenger to the one who sends him; he refreshes the spirit of his master. NIV
Like the cold of snow [brought from the mountains] in the time of harvest, so is a faithful messenger to those who send him; for he refreshes the life of his masters. AMP
As the cold of snow in the time of harvest, so is a faithful messenger to them that send him: for he refresheth the soul of his masters. KJV

Proverbs 25:19

Bible Rank: 23,198
Like a broken tooth or a lame foot is reliance on the unfaithful in a time of trouble. NIV
Confidence in an unfaithful man in time of trouble is like a broken tooth or a foot out of joint. AMP
Confidence in an unfaithful man in time of trouble is like a broken tooth, and a foot out of joint. KJV

Proverbs 25:17

Bible Rank: 23,335
Seldom set foot in your neighbor's house – too much of you, and you will be hated. NIV
Let your foot seldom be in your neighbor's house, lest he become tired of you and hate you. AMP
Withdraw thy foot from thy neighbour's house; lest he be weary of thee, and so hate thee. KJV

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