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Proverbs 3:7

    Proverbs 3:7 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Be not wise in your own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Be not wise in thine own eyes; Fear Jehovah, and depart from evil:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Put no high value on your wisdom: let the fear of the Lord be before you, and keep yourself from evil:

    Webster's Revision

    Be not wise in thine own eyes; Fear Jehovah, and depart from evil:

    World English Bible

    Don't be wise in your own eyes. Fear Yahweh, and depart from evil.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Be not wise in thine own eyes; fear the LORD, and depart from evil:

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 3:7

    The great hindrance to all true wisdom is the thought that we have already attained it.