Proverbs 6:1

Warnings Against Folly

1 My son, if you have put up security for your neighbor, if you have shaken hands in pledge for a stranger,

Read Proverbs 6:1 Using Other Translations

My son, if thou be surety for thy friend, if thou hast stricken thy hand with a stranger,
My son, if you have put up security for your neighbor, have given your pledge for a stranger,
My child, if you have put up security for a friend’s debt or agreed to guarantee the debt of a stranger—