Proverbs 5:1 {2}
Good News Translation
My child, pay attention and listen to my wisdom and insight.

Contemporary English Version
My son, if you listen closely to my wisdom and good sense,

Douay-Rheims Bible
That thou mayst keep thoughts, and thy lips may preserve instruction. Mind not the deceit of a woman.

New American Bible
My son, to my wisdom be attentive, to understanding incline your ear,

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That thou mayst keep thoughts, and thy lips may preserve instruction. Mind not the deceit of a woman.

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Proverbs 22:17 Incline thy ear, and hear the words of the wise: and apply thy heart to my doctrine:

James 1:19 You know, my dearest brethren. And let every man be swift to hear, but slow to speak and slow to anger.

Context
Avoiding Immorality
1That thou mayst keep thoughts, and thy lips may preserve instruction. Mind not the deceit of a woman.2For the lips of a harlot are like a honeycomb dropping, and her throat is smoother than oil.…
Cross References
Proverbs 4:20
Let them not depart from thy eyes, keep them in the midst of thy heart:

Proverbs 22:17
Incline thy ear, and hear the words of the wise: and apply thy heart to my doctrine:

Additional Translations
My son, pay attention to my wisdom; incline your ear to my understanding,My son, attend to my wisdom, and bow your ear to my understanding:

My son, attend unto my wisdom; Incline thine ear to my understanding:

My son, attend to my wisdom, and apply thine ear to my words;

My son, attend unto my wisdom, incline thine ear to my understanding;

My son, attend unto my wisdom; incline thine ear to my understanding:

My son, attend to my wisdom, and bow thy ear to my understanding:

My son, pay attention to my wisdom. Turn your ear to my understanding:

My son! to my wisdom give attention, To mine understanding incline thine ear,
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