King James Version
Every prudent man dealeth with knowledge: but a fool layeth open his folly.
Darby Bible Translation
Every prudent man acteth with knowledge; but the foolish layeth open his folly.
World English Bible
Every prudent man acts from knowledge, but a fool exposes folly.
Young's Literal Translation
Every prudent one dealeth with knowledge, And a fool spreadeth out folly.
Proverbs 13:16 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
layeth...: Heb. spreadeth
Every prudent man dealeth with knowledge: but a fool layeth open his folly.Proverbs 13:16 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryPractical Methods of Studying the Old Testament
[Sidenote: The various methods of approach] The Old Testament may be studied as literature, as history, as the record of an important stage in the evolution of religion, as the revelation of God to the race, or as a practical aid to the individual in living the true life. Each angle of approach calls for different methods and yields its correspondingly rich results. Studied in accordance with the canons of modern literary investigation, a literature is disclosed of surpassing variety, beauty, and …
Charles Foster Kent—The Origin & Permanent Value of the Old Testament
The Song of the Redeemed
The Heavenly Footman; Or, a Description of the Man that Gets to Heaven:
"But if Ye have Bitter Envying and Strife in Your Hearts, Glory Not," &C.
"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. "
Blessed are the Poor in Spirit
A prudent man concealeth knowledge: but the heart of fools proclaimeth foolishness.
The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness.
A fool hath no delight in understanding, but that his heart may discover itself.
Yea also, when he that is a fool walketh by the way, his wisdom faileth him, and he saith to every one that he is a fool.
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