26 Those who trust in themselves are fools, but those who walk in wisdom are kept safe.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 28:26

Commentary on Proverbs 28:26

(Read Proverbs 28:26)

A fool trusts to his own strength, merit, and righteousness. And trusts to his own heart, which is not only deceitful above all things, but which has often deceived him.