New Living Translation
These proverbs will give insight to the simple, knowledge and discernment to the young.
King James Bible
To give subtilty to the simple, to the young man knowledge and discretion.
Darby Bible Translation
to give prudence to the simple, to the young man knowledge and discretion.
World English Bible
to give prudence to the simple, knowledge and discretion to the young man:
Young's Literal Translation
For giving to simple ones -- prudence, To a youth -- knowledge and discretion.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:4 Simple - Such as want wisdom. Young man - Who wants both experience and self - government.
LibraryThe Great Unknown
"I have called, and ye refused; I have stretched out My hand, and no man regarded."--Prov. i. 24. "There standeth One among you, whom ye know not."--John i. 26. C. P. C. tr., Emma Frances Bevan, 1899 Why dost Thou pass unheeded, Treading with piercèd feet The halls of the kingly palace, The busy street? Oh marvellous in Thy beauty, Crowned with the light of God, Why fall they not down to worship Where Thou has trod? Why are Thy hands extended Beseeching whilst men pass by With their empty …
Frances Bevan—Hymns of Ter Steegen and Others (Second Series)
How the Whole and the Sick are to be Admonished.
How those are to be Admonished with whom Everything Succeeds According to their Wish, and those with whom Nothing Does.
The Reader Reminded How Much He Needs the Assistance of the Spirit of God to Form Him to the Temper Described Above, and what Encouragement He
The LORD protects those of childlike faith; I was facing death, and he saved me.
"How long, you simpletons, will you insist on being simpleminded? How long will you mockers relish your mocking? How long will you fools hate knowledge?
For wisdom will enter your heart, and knowledge will fill you with joy.
Wise choices will watch over you. Understanding will keep you safe.
My child, don't lose sight of common sense and discernment. Hang on to them,
You simple people, use good judgment. You foolish people, show some understanding.
"I, Wisdom, live together with good judgment. I know where to discover knowledge and discernment.
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