New American Standard Bible
The prudent sees the evil and hides himself, But the naive go on, and are punished for it.
King James Bible
A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished.
Darby Bible Translation
A prudent man seeth the evil, and hideth himself; but the simple pass on, and are punished.
World English Bible
A prudent man sees danger, and hides himself; but the simple pass on, and suffer for it.
Young's Literal Translation
The prudent hath seen the evil, and is hidden, And the simple have passed on, and are punished.
Proverbs 22:3 Parallel
LibraryThe Formation of Habits.
School Sermon. Proverbs xxii. 6. "Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it." INTRODUCTION.--There is a district, high up in the Black Forest, where the ground is full of springs. It is a plain some nine hundred feet above the sea. Thousands upon thousands of little springs gush out of the soil; you seem to be on the rose of a vast watering-can. Now, from this great source flow a good many rivers, and they flow in very different, nay, opposite directions. …
S. Baring-Gould—The Village Pulpit, Volume II. Trinity to Advent
He Accuses Abaelard for Preferring his Own Opinions and Even Fancies to the Unanimous Consent of the Fathers, Especially Where He Declares that Christ did Not
"How long, O naive ones, will you love being simple-minded? And scoffers delight themselves in scoffing And fools hate knowledge?
A wise man is cautious and turns away from evil, But a fool is arrogant and careless.
The reward of humility and the fear of the LORD Are riches, honor and life.
A prudent man sees evil and hides himself, The naive proceed and pay the penalty.
Come, my people, enter into your rooms And close your doors behind you; Hide for a little while Until indignation runs its course.
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