Proverbs 19:1 DBY

1 Better is a poor [man] that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his lips, and is a fool.

Study tools for Proverbs 19:1

  • a 19:2 - Lit. 'soul.' Others, 'desire.'
  • b 19:2 - Or 'Sins.'
  • c 19:7 - As ch. 13.23.
  • d 19:8 - See chs. 15.32; 17.18.
  • e 19:10 - Or 'Luxury.'
  • f 19:11 - Or 'an offence.'
  • g 19:12 - Strictly, 'young lion,' as Job 4.10, &c.; and so chs. 20.2; 28.1.
  • h 19:16 - Lit. 'despiseth.'
  • i 19:18 - Others, 'and regard not his crying.'
  • j 19:20 - Or 'correction,' 'discipline,' as ch. 1.2.
  • k 19:22 - Chesed: see Note, 2Chron. 6.42.
  • l 19:23 - Or 'dwell.'
  • m 19:25 - Or 'will become prudent,' as ch. 15.5; 1Sam. 23.22.