He that despiseth his neighbour sinneth: but he that hath mercy on the poor, happy is he.
but whoever shows kindness to the poor will be happy.
Whoever despises his neighbor sins, but whoever shows kindness to the poor will be happy.
He who despises his neighbor sins, but he who has pity on the poor, happy is he.
But he that hath pity on the poor, happy is he.
He who despises his neighbor sins [against God and his fellow man],
But happy [blessed and favored by God] is he who is gracious and merciful to the poor.
He who has no respect for his neighbour is a sinner, but he who has pity for the poor is happy.
He that despiseth his neighbour sinneth; but he that is gracious to the afflicted, happy is he.
The sinner despises his neighbour, but he that has mercy on the poor is blessed.
He despising to his neighbor, sins: and he compassionating the poor, he is happy.
He that despises his neighbor sins: but he that has mercy on the poor, happy is he.
He who despises his neighbor is a sinner, but he who has mercy on the poor blesses him.
He who despises his neighbor sins, but he who has mercy on the poor, happy is he.
Who so despiseth his neighbour, doth amiss; but blessed is he that hath pity of the poor.
The one who despises his neighbor sins, but whoever is kind to the needy is blessed.
He who despises his neighbor sins, but blessed is he who shows kindness to the poor.
He that sheweth contempt for his neighbour, sinneth, but, he that sheweth favour to the afflicted, how happy is he!
He that despiseth his neighbor sinneth: but he that hath mercy on the poor, happy is he.
He who despises his neighbor sins, but blessed is he who has pity on the poor.
Whoso is despising his neighbour sinneth, Whoso is favouring the humble, O his happiness.
Word Count of 21 Translations in Proverbs 14:21
The poor is hated even by his neighbor, But those who love the rich are many.
He who despises his neighbor lacks sense, But a man of understanding keeps silent.
One who is gracious to a poor man lends to the LORD, And He will repay him for his good deed.
"If I have despised the claim of my male or female slaves When they filed a complaint against me,
"Look at the heavens and see; And behold the clouds--they are higher than you.
For He has not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted; Nor has He hidden His face from him; But when he cried to Him for help, He heard.
How blessed is he who considers the helpless; The LORD will deliver him in a day of trouble.
It is well with the man who is gracious and lends; He will maintain his cause in judgment.
He has given freely to the poor, His righteousness endures forever; His horn will be exalted in honor.
There is one who scatters, and yet increases all the more, And there is one who withholds what is justly due, and yet it results only in want.
He who oppresses the poor taunts his Maker, But he who is gracious to the needy honors Him.
He who mocks the poor taunts his Maker; He who rejoices at calamity will not go unpunished.
When a wicked man comes, contempt also comes, And with dishonor comes scorn.
He who gives to the poor will never want, But he who shuts his eyes will have many curses.
Cast your bread on the surface of the waters, for you will find it after many days.
"Is it not to divide your bread with the hungry And bring the homeless poor into the house; When you see the naked, to cover him; And not to hide yourself from your own flesh?
'Therefore, O king, may my advice be pleasing to you: break away now from your sins by doing righteousness and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor, in case there may be a prolonging of your prosperity.'
"Then the King will say to those on His right, 'Come, you who are blessed of My Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world.
"Give to everyone who asks of you, and whoever takes away what is yours, do not demand it back.
And He also told this parable to some people who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and viewed others with contempt:
"In everything I showed you that by working hard in this manner you must help the weak and remember the words of the Lord Jesus, that He Himself said, 'It is more blessed to give than to receive.'"
so that you will not be sluggish, but imitators of those who through faith and patience inherit the promises.
Listen, my beloved brethren: did not God choose the poor of this world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which He promised to those who love Him?
What use is it, my brethren, if someone says he has faith but he has no works? Can that faith save him?
But whoever has the world's goods, and sees his brother in need and closes his heart against him, how does the love of God abide in him?