New American Standard Bible
The rod and reproof give wisdom, But a child who gets his own way brings shame to his mother.
King James Bible
The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.
Darby Bible Translation
The rod and reproof give wisdom; but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame.
World English Bible
The rod of correction gives wisdom, but a child left to himself causes shame to his mother.
Young's Literal Translation
A rod and reproof give wisdom, And a youth let away is shaming his mother.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Left to himself - The condition of one who has been pampered and indulged. The mother who yields weakly is as guilty of abandoning the child she spoils, as if she cast him forth; and for her evil neglect, there shall fall upon her the righteous punishment of shame and ignominy.
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The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son makes a father glad, But a foolish son is a grief to his mother.
He who withholds his rod hates his son, But he who loves him disciplines him diligently.
A foolish son is a grief to his father And bitterness to her who bore him.
Discipline your son while there is hope, And do not desire his death.
Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child; The rod of discipline will remove it far from him.
Correct your son, and he will give you comfort; He will also delight your soul.
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