Ecclesiastes 7:23

 

“All this have I proved by wisdom: I said, I will be wise; but it was far from me.”

King James Version (KJV)

 

 

Other Translations of Ecclesiastes 7:23

“ All this haue I prooued by wisedome: I said, I will be wise, but it was farre from me.”
King James Version (1611) - View original scan of Ecclesiastes chapter 7
 

“I tested all this with wisdom, {and} I said, "I will be wise, but it was far from me."”
New American Standard Version (1995)
 

“All this have I proved in wisdom: I said, I will be wise; but it was far from me.”
American Standard Version (1901)
 

“All this I have put to the test by wisdom; I said, I will be wise, but it was far from me.”
Basic English Bible
 

“All this have I tried by wisdom: I said, I will be wise; but it was far from me.”
Darby Bible
 

“For thy conscience knoweth that thou also hast often spoken evil of others. ”
Douay Rheims Bible
 

“All this have I proved by wisdom: I said, I will be wise; but it was far from me. ”
Webster's Bible
 

“All this have I proved in wisdom. I said, "I will be wise;" but it was far from me.”
World English Bible
 

“All this I have tried by wisdom; I have said, `I am wise,' and it [is] far from me.”
Youngs Literal Bible
 

“ All this have I tried by wisdom; I said: 'I will get wisdom'; but it was far from me.”
Jewish Publication Society Bible
 


 

Gairey's comment on 2013-12-07 08:37:59:

Wisdom is too deep for man in its simplest quote. It is not good to explore wisdom beyond your own measure of faith. Faith that comes by hearing of the Word of God. GB

 


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