|Good News Translation (GNT)
||New International Version (NIV)
1 Dead flies can make a whole bottle of perfume stink, and a little stupidity can cancel out the greatest wisdom.
1 As dead flies give perfume a bad smell, so a little folly outweighs wisdom and honor.
|Scripture taken from the Good News Translation - Second Edition, Copyright 1992 by American Bible Society. Used by Permission. (The Good News Translation - The Holy Bible Online)
||Scripture quoted by permission. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 by Biblica. All rights reserved worldwide. (New International Version Bible Online)