Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 27:21


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Proverbs 27:21

WYC 21 As silver is proved in a welling place, and gold is proved in a furnace; so a man is proved by the mouth of his praisers (so a person is proved, or assayed, by the words of his praisers). NIV 21 The crucible for silver and the furnace for gold, but man is tested by the praise he receives.