There is a way that seems right to a person, 1 but its end is the way that leads to death. 2
There is a way that seems right to a man, but in the end it leads to death.
There is a way which seems right to a man, But its end is the way of death.
There is a path before each person that seems right, but it ends in death.
There's a way that looks harmless enough; look again--it leads straight to hell.
There is a way which seems straight before a man, but its end is the ways of death.
Sometimes there is a way that seems to be right, but in the end it is the way to death.
There is a way that seems right to a man, But its end is the way of death.
that seemeth right
but the end
thereof [are] the ways
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is a way
that seems right
to a person
, but its end
is the way
that leads to death.
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1 tn Heb “There is a way that is right before a man [to the face of a man].”
2 tn Heb “the ways of death” (so KJV, ASV). This construct phrase features a genitive of destiny: “ways that lead to [or, end in] death.”This proverb is identical to 14:12.