New American Standard Bible
He who neglects discipline despises himself, But he who listens to reproof acquires understanding.
King James Bible
He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth understanding.
Darby Bible Translation
He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul; but he that heareth reproof getteth sense.
World English Bible
He who refuses correction despises his own soul, but he who listens to reproof gets understanding.
Young's Literal Translation
Whoso is refusing instruction is despising his soul, And whoso is hearing reproof Is getting understanding.
Proverbs 15:32 Parallel
LibraryGod, the All-Seeing One
We have in our text, first of all, a great fact declared,--"Hell and destruction are before the Lord ;" we have, secondly, a great fact inferred,--"How much more then the hearts of the children of men?" I. We will begin with THE GREAT FACT WHICH IS DECLARED--a fact which furnishes us with premises from which we deduce the practical conclusion of the second sentence--"How much more then the hearts of the children of men?" The best interpretation that you can give of those two words, "hell" and "destruction," …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 4: 1858
Epistle cxxii. To Rechared, King of the visigoths .
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge; Fools despise wisdom and instruction.
"Heed instruction and be wise, And do not neglect it.
"But he who sins against me injures himself; All those who hate me love death."
Poverty and shame will come to him who neglects discipline, But he who regards reproof will be honored.
A fool rejects his father's discipline, But he who regards reproof is sensible.
He whose ear listens to the life-giving reproof Will dwell among the wise.
The fear of the LORD is the instruction for wisdom, And before honor comes humility.
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