Proverbs 16:31

31 Gray hair is a crown of splendor; it is attained in the way of righteousness.

Proverbs 16:31 in Other Translations

KJV
31 The hoary head is a crown of glory, if it be found in the way of righteousness.
ESV
31 Gray hair is a crown of glory; it is gained in a righteous life.
NLT
31 Gray hair is a crown of glory; it is gained by living a godly life.
MSG
31 Gray hair is a mark of distinction, the award for a God-loyal life.
CSB
31 Gray hair is a glorious crown; it is found in the way of righteousness.

Proverbs 16:31 In-Context

29 A violent person entices their neighbor and leads them down a path that is not good.
30 Whoever winks with their eye is plotting perversity; whoever purses their lips is bent on evil.
31 Gray hair is a crown of splendor; it is attained in the way of righteousness.
32 Better a patient person than a warrior, one with self-control than one who takes a city.
33 The lot is cast into the lap, but its every decision is from the LORD.

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