Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

He who walks uprightly walks securely, but he who perverts his ways shall be known.

New American Standard Bible

He who walks in integrity walks securely,
But he who perverts his ways will be found out.

King James Version

He that walketh uprightly walketh surely: but he that perverteth his ways shall be known.

Holman Bible

The one who lives with integrity lives securely,
but whoever perverts his ways will be found out.

International Standard Version

Whoever walks in integrity lives prudently, but whoever perverts his way of life will be exposed.

American Standard Version

He that walketh uprightly walketh surely; But he that perverteth his ways shall be known.

Amplified


He who walks in integrity and with moral character walks securely,
But he who takes a crooked way will be discovered and punished.

Bible in Basic English

He whose ways are upright will go safely, but he whose ways are twisted will be made low.

Darby Translation

He that walketh in integrity walketh securely; but he that perverteth his ways shall be known.

Julia Smith Translation

He going in integrity shall go confidently: and he perverting his ways shall be known.

King James 2000

He that walks uprightly walks securely: but he that perverts his ways shall be known.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Whoever walks in integrity will walk securely, but whoever follows perversity, his ways will be made known.

Modern King James verseion

He who walks uprightly walks surely; but he who twists his ways shall be known.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He that leadeth an innocent life, walketh surely; but whoso goeth a wrong way, shall be known.

NET Bible

The one who conducts himself in integrity will live securely, but the one who behaves perversely will be found out.

New Heart English Bible

He who walks blamelessly walks surely, but he who perverts his ways will be found out.

The Emphasized Bible

He that walketh uprightly, may walk securely, but, he that maketh crooked his ways, shall be found out.

Webster

He that walketh uprightly walketh surely: but he that perverteth his ways shall be known.

World English Bible

He who walks blamelessly walks surely, but he who perverts his ways will be found out.

Youngs Literal Translation

Whoso is walking in integrity walketh confidently, And whoso is perverting his ways is known.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

but he that perverteth
עקשׁ 
`aqash 
Usage: 5

דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

References

Context Readings

Proverbs Concerning The Mouth

8 The wise in heart will receive commandments, but a prating fool shall fall. 9 He who walks uprightly walks securely, but he who perverts his ways shall be known. 10 He who winks with the eye causes sorrow. And a prating fool shall fall.



Cross References

Psalm 23:4

Yea, tho I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for thou are with me, thy rod and thy staff, they comfort me.

Proverbs 28:18

He who walks uprightly shall be delivered, but he who is perverse in [his] ways shall fall at once.

Isaiah 33:15-16

He who walks righteously, and speaks uprightly. He who despises the gain of oppressions, who shakes his hands from taking a bribe, who stops his ears from hearing of blood, and shuts his eyes from looking upon evil.

Psalm 25:21

Let integrity and uprightness preserve me, for I wait for thee.

Psalm 26:11-12

But as for me, I will walk in my integrity. Redeem me, and be merciful to me.

Psalm 84:11

For LORD God is a sun and a shield. LORD will give grace and glory. He will withhold no good thing from those who walk uprightly.

Proverbs 3:23

Then thou shall walk in thy way securely, and thy foot shall not stumble.

Proverbs 17:20

He who has a wayward heart finds no good, and he who has a perverse tongue falls into mischief.

Matthew 10:26

Fear them not therefore, for there is nothing covered, that will not be revealed, and hid, that will not be known.

Luke 12:1-2

During which time the myriads of the multitude having gathered together so as to trample each other, he began first to say to his disciples, Take heed to yourselves from the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy.

1 Corinthians 4:5

Therefore do not judge anything before time, until the Lord comes who will both bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and make public the deliberations of the hearts. And then praise will come to each man from God.

Galatians 2:13-14

And the other Jews also joined in hypocrisy with him, so that even Barnabas went along with their hypocrisy.

1 Timothy 5:25

Likewise also good works are evident, and those faring otherwise cannot be hid.

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