Ecclesiastes 7:7

[King James Bible-KJV] – Surely oppression maketh a wise man mad; and a gift destroyeth the heart.* * * * * * * * * * * * * [American Standard Version-ASV] – Surely extortion maketh the wise man foolish; and a bribe destroyeth the understanding.* * * * * * * * * * * * * [Douay-Rheims Bible] – Oppression troubleth the wise, and shall destroy the strength of his heart.* * * * * * * * * * * * * [Darby Bible Translation] – Surely oppression maketh a wise man mad, and a gift destroyeth the heart.* * * * * * * * * * * * * [English Revised Version] – Surely extortion maketh a wise man foolish; and a gift destroyeth the understanding.* * * * * * * * * * * * * [Webster Bible Translation] – Surely oppression maketh a wise man mad; and a gift destroyeth the heart.* * * * * * * * * * * * * [World English Bible] – Surely extortion makes the wise man foolish; and a bribe destroys the understanding.* * * * * * * * * * * * * [Young’s Literal Translation] – Surely oppression maketh the wise mad, And a gift destroyeth the heart.* * * * * * * * * * * * * [American King James Version] – Surely oppression makes a wise man mad; and a gift destroys the heart.

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