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New International Version
A fool spurns a parent's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.
American Standard Version
A fool despiseth his father's correction; But he that regardeth reproof getteth prudence.
Berean Study Bible
A fool rejects his father’s discipline, but whoever heeds correction is prudent.
A fool laugheth at the instruction of his father: but he that regardeth reproofs shall become prudent. In abundant justice there is the greatest strength: but the devices of the wicked shall be rooted out.
English Revised Version
A fool despiseth his father's correction: but he that regardeth reproof getteth prudence.
King James Bible
A fool despiseth his father's instruction: but he that regardeth reproof is prudent.
World English Bible
A fool despises his father's correction, but he who heeds reproof shows prudence.
Young's Literal Translation
A fool despiseth the instruction of his father, And whoso is regarding reproof is prudent.
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