Parallel Bible results for Ecclesiastes 9:16

New International Reader's Version

New International Version

Ecclesiastes 9:16

NIRV 16 So I said, "It's better to be wise than to be powerful." But people looked down on the poor man's wisdom. No one paid any attention to what he said. 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.