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Proverbs 4:12 DBY

12 When thou goest, thy steps shall not be straitened; and when thou runnest, thou shalt not stumble.

Study tools for Proverbs 4:12

  • a 4:1 - Or 'discernment,' as ch. 3.5.
  • b 4:2 - Or 'teaching,' as ch. 3.1.
  • c 4:7 - Or, 'Wisdom is the principal thing: get wisdom.' 'Beginning' is as Gen. 1.1; Ps. 111.10; Prov. 1.7: see Note b, Lev. 2.12.
  • d 4:11 - See Note i, ch. 2.9.
  • e 4:17 - Lit. 'violences.'
  • f 4:20 - 'Words,' dabar; 'sayings,' omer; Ps. 119.11.
  • g 4:24 - Lit. 'corruptness of, inconsistency,' or 'perverseness of:' same root word as ch. 3.32.
  • h 4:26 - See Note i, ch. 2.9.
  • i 4:26 - Or 'and all thy ways shall be established.'