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Proverbs 22:24

    Proverbs 22:24 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Make no friendship with an angry man; and with a furious man thou shalt not go:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Make no friendship with an angry man; and with a furious man you shall not go:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Make no friendship with a man that is given to anger; And with a wrathful man thou shalt not go:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Do not be friends with a man who is given to wrath; do not go in the company of an angry man:

    Webster's Revision

    Make no friendship with a man that is given to anger; And with a wrathful man thou shalt not go:

    World English Bible

    Don't befriend a hot-tempered man, and don't associate with one who harbors anger:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Make no friendship with a man that is given to anger; and with a wrathful man thou shalt not go:

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 22:24

    Make no friendship with an angry man - Spirit has a wonderful and unaccountable influence upon spirit. From those with whom we associate we acquire habits, and learn their ways, imbibe their spirit, show their tempers and walk in their steps. We cannot be too choice of our company, for we may soon learn ways that will be a snare to our soul.