Parallel Bible results for Ecclesiastes 10:1

King James Version

New International Version

Ecclesiastes 10:1

KJV 1 Dead flies cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking savour : so doth a little folly him that is in reputation for wisdom and honour. NIV 1 As dead flies give perfume a bad smell, so a little folly outweighs wisdom and honor.