Parallel Bible results for Ecclesiastes 9:17-18

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New International Version

Ecclesiastes 9:17-18

NLT 17 But even so, the quiet words of a wise person are better than the shouts of a foolish king. NIV 17 The quiet words of the wise are more to be heeded than the shouts of a ruler of fools. NLT 18 A wise person can overcome weapons of war, but one sinner can destroy much that is good. NIV 18 Wisdom is better than weapons of war, but one sinner destroys much good.