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Proverbs 25:25

    Proverbs 25:25 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    As cold waters to a thirsty soul, so is good news from a far country.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    As cold waters to a thirsty soul, so is good news from a far country.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    As cold waters to a thirsty soul, So is good news from a far country.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    As cold water to a tired soul, so is good news from a far country.

    Webster's Revision

    As cold waters to a thirsty soul, So is good news from a far country.

    World English Bible

    Like cold water to a thirsty soul, so is good news from a far country.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    As cold waters to a thirsty soul, so is good news from a far country.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 25:25

    The craving of wanderers for news from the home that they have left is as a consuming thirst, the news that quenches it as a refreshing fountain.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 25:25

    25:25 So - Because it comes more rarely and difficultly, after it hath been long expected.