25 The greedy stir up conflict, but those who trust in the Lord will prosper.

Other Translations of Proverbs 28:25

King James Version

25 He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the Lord shall be made fat.

English Standard Version

25 A greedy man stirs up strife, but the one who trusts in the Lord will be enriched.

The Message

25 A grasping person stirs up trouble, but trust in God brings a sense of well-being.

New King James Version

25 He who is of a proud heart stirs up strife, But he who trusts in the Lord will be prospered.

New Living Translation

25 Greed causes fighting; trusting the Lord leads to prosperity.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 28:25

Commentary on Proverbs 28:25

(Read Proverbs 28:25)

Those make themselves always easy, that live in continual dependence upon God and his grace, and live by faith.