17 My sacrifice, O God, isa a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart you, God, will not despise.

Read Psalm 51:17 Using Other Translations

The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit: a broken and a contrite heart, O God, thou wilt not despise.
The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart, O God, you will not despise.
The sacrifice you desire is a broken spirit. You will not reject a broken and repentant heart, O God.