Parallel Bible results for Ecclesiastes 9:16

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Ecclesiastes 9:16

BBE 16 Then I said, Wisdom is better than strength, but the poor man's wisdom is not respected, and his words are not given a hearing. NIV 16 So I said, "Wisdom is better than strength." But the poor man's wisdom is despised, and his words are no longer heeded.