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Psalm 62:9 NIV

9 Surely the lowborn are but a breath, the highborn are but a lie. If weighed on a balance, they are nothing; together they are only a breath.

References for Psalms 62:9

Study tools for Psalm 62:9

  • a 62:1 - In Hebrew texts 62:1-12 is numbered 62:2-13.
  • b 62:4 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verse 8.
  • c 62:7 - Or "/ God Most High is my salvation and my honor"