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Proverbs 6:21

    Proverbs 6:21 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Bind them continually upon thine heart, and tie them about thy neck.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Bind them continually on your heart, and tie them about your neck.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Bind them continually upon thy heart; Tie them about thy neck.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Keep them ever folded in your heart, and have them hanging round your neck.

    Webster's Revision

    Bind them continually upon thy heart; Tie them about thy neck.

    World English Bible

    Bind them continually on your heart. Tie them around your neck.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Bind them continually upon thine heart, tie them about thy neck.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 6:21

    Bind them continually upon thine heart - See on Proverbs 3:3 (note). And see a similar command, to which this is an allusion, Deuteronomy 6:6-8 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 6:21

    The thought of Proverbs 3:3 is carried step further. No outward charm, but the law of obedience, shall give safety to the traveler, when he sleeps or when he wakes.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 6:21

    6:21 Bind them - Constantly remember, and duly consider them.