Proverbs 13:1
Good News Translation
Wise children pay attention when their parents correct them, but arrogant people never admit they are wrong.

Contemporary English Version
Children with good sense accept correction from their parents, but stubborn children ignore it completely.

Douay-Rheims Bible
A wise son heareth the doctrine of his father: but he that is a scorner, heareth not when he is reproved.

New American Bible
A wise son loves correction, but the scoffer heeds no rebuke.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

A wise son heareth the doctrine of his father: but he that is a scorner, heareth not when he is reproved.

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Proverbs 9:7,8 Rebuke not a scorner, lest he hate thee. Rebuke a wise man, and he will love thee. . . .

Proverbs 14:6 A scorner seeketh wisdom, and findeth it not: the learning of the wise is easy.

1 Samuel 2:25 If one man shall sin against another, God may be appeased in his behalf: but if a man shall sin against the Lord, who shall pray for him? And they hearkened not to the voice of their father, because the Lord would slay them.

Isaiah 28:14,15 Wherefore hear the word of the Lord, ye scornful men, who rule over my people that is in Jerusalem. . . .

Context
A Father's Discipline
1A wise son heareth the doctrine of his father: but he that is a scorner, heareth not when he is reproved.2Of the fruit of his own month shall a man be filled with good things: but the soul of transgressors is wicked.…
Cross References
Proverbs 9:7
Rebuke not a scorner, lest he hate thee. Rebuke a wise man, and he will love thee.

Proverbs 9:8
Give an occasion to a wise man, and wisdom shall be added to him. Teach a just man, and he shall make haste to receive it.

Proverbs 10:1
Treasures of wickedness shall profit nothing: but justice shall deliver from death.

Proverbs 15:12
A corrupt man loveth not one that reproveth him: nor will he go to the wise.

Proverbs 15:20
A wise son maketh a father joyful: but the foolish man despiseth his mother.

Additional Translations
A wise son heeds his father’s discipline, but a mocker does not listen to rebuke.A wise son hears his father's instruction: but a scorner hears not rebuke.

A wise son heareth his father's instruction; But a scoffer heareth not rebuke.

A wise son is obedient to his father: but a disobedient son will be destroyed.

A wise son [heareth] his father's instruction; but a scorner heareth not rebuke.

A WISE son heareth his father's instruction: but a scorner heareth not rebuke.

A wise son heareth his father's instruction: but a scorner heareth not rebuke.

A wise son listens to his father's instruction, but a scoffer doesn't listen to rebuke.

A wise son -- the instruction of a father, And a scorner -- he hath not heard rebuke.
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