New American Standard Bible
The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice, And he who sires a wise son will be glad in him.
King James Bible
The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice: and he that begetteth a wise child shall have joy of him.
Darby Bible Translation
The father of a righteous man shall greatly rejoice, and he that begetteth a wise son shall have joy of him:
World English Bible
The father of the righteous has great joy. Whoever fathers a wise child delights in him.
Young's Literal Translation
The father of the righteous rejoiceth greatly, The begetter of the wise rejoiceth in him.
Proverbs 23:24 Parallel
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'Who hath woe? who hath sorrow? who hath contentions? who hath babbling? who hath wounds without cause? who hath redness of eyes? 30. They that tarry long at the wine; they that go to seek mixed wine. 31. Look not thou upon the wine when it is red, when it giveth his colour in the cup, when it moveth itself aright. 32. At the last it biteth like a serpent, and stingeth like an adder. 33. Thine eyes shall behold strange women, and thine heart shall utter perverse things. 34. Yea, thou shalt be as …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Heart: a Gift for God
A Sermon on a Text not Found in the Bible.
The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son makes a father glad, But a foolish son is a grief to his mother.
A wise son makes a father glad, But a foolish man despises his mother.
My son, if your heart is wise, My own heart also will be glad;
A man who loves wisdom makes his father glad, But he who keeps company with harlots wastes his wealth.
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