Proverbs 13:19
Good News Translation
How good it is to get what you want! Stupid people refuse to turn away from evil.

Contemporary English Version
It's a good feeling to get what you want, but only a stupid fool hates to turn from evil.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The desire that is accomplished, delighteth the soul: fools hate them that flee from evil things.

New American Bible
Desire fulfilled delights the soul, but turning from evil is an abomination to fools.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

The desire that is accomplished, delighteth the soul: fools hate them that flee from evil things.

the desire

Proverbs 13:12 Hope that is deferred afflicteth the soul: desire when it cometh, is a tree of life.

1 Kings 1:48 And he said: Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel, who hath given this day one to sit on my throne, my eyes seeing it.

Psalm 21:1,2 Unto the end. A psalm for David. [2] In thy strength, O Lord, the king shall joy; and in thy salvation he shall rejoice exceedingly. . . .

Songs 3:4 When I had a little passed by them, I found him whom my soul loveth: I held him: and I will not let him go, till I bring him into my mother's house, and into the chamber of her that bore me.

2 Timothy 4:7,8 I have fought a good fight: I have finished my course: I have kept the faith. . . .

Revelation 7:14-17 And I said to him: My Lord, thou knowest. And he said to me: These are they who are come out of great tribulation and have washed their robes and have made them white in the blood of the Lamb. . . .

it is

Proverbs 29:27 The just abhor a wicked man: and the wicked loathe them that are in the right way. The son that keepeth the word, shall be free from destruction.

depart

Proverbs 3:7 For it shall be health to thy navel, and moistening to thy bones.

Proverbs 16:6,17 By mercy and truth iniquity is redeemed; and by the fear of the Lord men depart from evil. . . .

Job 28:28 And he said to man: Behold the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom: and to depart from evil, is understanding.

Psalm 34:14 Turn away from evil and do good: seek after peace and pursue it.

Psalm 37:27 Decline from evil and do good, and dwell for ever and ever.

2 Timothy 2:19 But the sure foundation of God standeth firm, having this seal: the Lord knoweth who are his; and let every one depart from iniquity who nameth the name of the Lord.

Context
A Father's Discipline
18Poverty and shame to him that refuseth instruction: but he that yieldeth to reproof shall be glorified. 19The desire that is accomplished, delighteth the soul: fools hate them that flee from evil things.20He that walketh with the wise, shall be wise: a friend of fools shall become like to them.…
Cross References
Proverbs 13:18
Poverty and shame to him that refuseth instruction: but he that yieldeth to reproof shall be glorified.

Proverbs 13:20
He that walketh with the wise, shall be wise: a friend of fools shall become like to them.

Additional Translations
Desire fulfilled is sweet to the soul, but turning from evil is detestable to fools.The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul: but it is abomination to fools to depart from evil.

The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul; But it is an abomination to fools to depart from evil.

The desires of the godly gladden the soul, but the works of the ungodly are far from knowledge.

The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul; but it is abomination to the foolish to depart from evil.

The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul: but it is an abomination to fools to depart from evil.

The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul: but it is abomination to fools to depart from evil.

Longing fulfilled is sweet to the soul, but fools detest turning from evil.

A desire accomplished is sweet to the soul, And an abomination to fools is: Turn from evil.
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