Proverbs 1:30
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New International Version
Since they would not accept my advice and spurned my rebuke,

King James Bible
They would none of my counsel: they despised all my reproof.

Darby Bible Translation
they would none of my counsel, they despised all my reproof:

World English Bible
They wanted none of my counsel. They despised all my reproof.

Young's Literal Translation
They have not consented to my counsel, They have despised all my reproof,

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

They hated knowledge - This argues the deepest degree of intellectual and moral depravity.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Proverbs 1:25 But you have set at nothing all my counsel, and would none of my reproof:

Psalm 81:11 But my people would not listen to my voice; and Israel would none of me.

Psalm 119:111,173 Your testimonies have I taken as an heritage for ever: for they are the rejoicing of my heart...

Jeremiah 8:9 The wise men are ashamed, they are dismayed and taken: see, they have rejected the word of the LORD; and what wisdom is in them?

Luke 14:18-20 And they all with one consent began to make excuse. The first said to him, I have bought a piece of ground...

A Young Man's Best Counsellor
'The proverbs of Solomon the son of David, king of Israel; 2. To know wisdom and instruction; to perceive the words of understanding; 3. To receive the instruction of wisdom, justice, and judgment, and equity; 4. To give subtilty to the simple, to the young man knowledge and discretion, 5. A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels: 6. To understand a proverb, and the interpretation; the words of the wise, and their dark sayings. 7.
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

A Preface to the Reader.
The Sum of the Preface. 1-8. Objections before and since the author's death made against the publishing of this doctrine. 9-10. The first objection: Because the knowledge and practice of it belongs to few: answered. 11-15. A second objection, viz. Because suspicion may be given to Catholics of pretending to new illuminations, prejudicial to the doctrine of faith and rules of life established in the Church: answered largely, and the contrary demonstrated. 16-20. What illuminations are here meant,
Ven. F. Augustine Baker—Holy Wisdom: or, Directions for the Prayer of Contemplation

How the Obstinate and the Fickle are to be Admonished.
(Admonition 19.) Differently to be admonished are the obstinate and the fickle. The former are to be told that they think more of themselves than they are, and therefore do not acquiesce in the counsels of others: but the latter are to be given to understand that they undervalue and disregard themselves too much, and so are turned aside from their own judgment in successive moments of time. Those are to be told that, unless they esteemed themselves better than the rest of men, they would by no
Leo the Great—Writings of Leo the Great

How Christ is the Way in General, "I am the Way. "
We come now to speak more particularly to the words; and, first, Of his being a way. Our design being to point at the way of use-making of Christ in all our necessities, straits, and difficulties which are in our way to heaven; and particularly to point out the way how believers should make use of Christ in all their particular exigencies; and so live by faith in him, walk in him, grow up in him, advance and march forward toward glory in him. It will not be amiss to speak of this fulness of Christ
John Brown (of Wamphray)—Christ The Way, The Truth, and The Life

Cross References
Psalm 81:11
"But my people would not listen to me; Israel would not submit to me.

Proverbs 1:25
since you disregard all my advice and do not accept my rebuke,

Jeremiah 36:23
Whenever Jehudi had read three or four columns of the scroll, the king cut them off with a scribe's knife and threw them into the firepot, until the entire scroll was burned in the fire.

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