Parallel Bible results for Ecclesiastes 9:17-18

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Ecclesiastes 9:17-18

NRS 17 The quiet words of the wise are more to be heeded than the shouting of a ruler among fools. NIV 17 The quiet words of the wise are more to be heeded than the shouts of a ruler of fools. NRS 18 Wisdom is better than weapons of war, but one bungler destroys much good. NIV 18 Wisdom is better than weapons of war, but one sinner destroys much good.