Parallel Bible results for Proverbs 4:18-27

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Proverbs 4:18-27

NKJV 18 But the path of the just is like the shining sun, That shines ever brighter unto the perfect day. NIV 18 The path of the righteous is like the first gleam of dawn, shining ever brighter till the full light of day. NKJV 19 The way of the wicked is like darkness; They do not know what makes them stumble. NIV 19 But the way of the wicked is like deep darkness; they do not know what makes them stumble. NKJV 20 My son, give attention to my words; Incline your ear to my sayings. NIV 20 My son, pay attention to what I say; listen closely to my words. NKJV 21 Do not let them depart from your eyes; Keep them in the midst of your heart; NIV 21 Do not let them out of your sight, keep them within your heart; NKJV 22 For they are life to those who find them, And health to all their flesh. NIV 22 for they are life to those who find them and health to a man's whole body. NKJV 23 Keep your heart with all diligence, For out of it spring the issues of life. NIV 23 Above all else, guard your heart, for it is the wellspring of life. NKJV 24 Put away from you a deceitful mouth, And put perverse lips far from you. NIV 24 Put away perversity from your mouth; keep corrupt talk far from your lips. NKJV 25 Let your eyes look straight ahead, And your eyelids look right before you. NIV 25 Let your eyes look straight ahead, fix your gaze directly before you. NKJV 26 Ponder the path of your feet, And let all your ways be established. NIV 26 Make level paths for your feet and take only ways that are firm. NKJV 27 Do not turn to the right or the left; Remove your foot from evil. NIV 27 Do not swerve to the right or the left; keep your foot from evil.