Proverbs 14:33
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New Living Translation
Wisdom is enshrined in an understanding heart; wisdom is not found among fools.

King James Bible
Wisdom resteth in the heart of him that hath understanding: but that which is in the midst of fools is made known.

Darby Bible Translation
Wisdom resteth in the heart of the intelligent man; but that which is in the foolish maketh itself known.

World English Bible
Wisdom rests in the heart of one who has understanding, and is even made known in the inward part of fools.

Young's Literal Translation
In the heart of the intelligent wisdom doth rest. And in the midst of fools it is known.

Proverbs 14:33 Parallel
Wesley's Notes on the Bible

14:33 Resteth - Is laid up and hid there. In the midst - In the heart. Made known - They will publish in all times and companies.

Proverbs 14:33 Parallel Commentaries

"Boast not Thyself of to Morrow, for Thou Knowest not what a Day May Bring Forth. "
Prov. xxvii. 1.--"Boast not thyself of to morrow, for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth." As man is naturally given to boasting and gloriation in something (for the heart cannot want some object to rest upon and take complacency in, it is framed with such a capacity of employing other things), so there is a strong inclination in man towards the time to come, he hath an immortal appetite, and an appetite of immortality; and therefore his desires usually stretch farther than the present
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

(Twenty-fourth Sunday after Trinity.) Proverbs xiv. 23. In all labour there is profit. I fear there are more lessons in the Book of Proverbs than most of us care to learn. There is a lesson in every verse of it, and a shrewd one. Certain I am, that for a practical, business man, who has to do his duty and to make his way in this world, there is no guide so safe as these same Proverbs of Solomon. In this world, I say; for they say little about the world to come. Their doctrine is, that what
Charles Kingsley—Town and Country Sermons

The Backslider in Heart.
Text.--The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways.--Prov. xiv. 14. I CANNOT conclude this course of lectures, without warning converts against backsliding. In discussing this subject, I will state, I. What backsliding in heart is not. II. What backsliding in heart is. III. What are evidences of backsliding in heart. IV. Show what are consequences of backsliding in heart. V. How to recover from this state. I. What backsliding in heart is not. 1. It does not consist in the subsidence
Charles Grandison Finney—Lectures on Revivals of Religion

Have Read the Letter which You in Your Wisdom have Written Me. You Inveigh against Me
I have read the letter which you in your wisdom have written me. You inveigh against me, and, though you once praised me and called me true partner and brother, you now write books to summon me to reply to the charges with which you terrify me. I see that in you are fulfilled the words of Solomon: "In the mouth of the foolish is the rod of contumely," and "A fool receives not the words of prudence, unless you say what is passing in his heart;" and the words of Isaiah: "The fool will speak folly,
Various—Life and Works of Rufinus with Jerome's Apology Against Rufinus.

Cross References
Proverbs 2:10
For wisdom will enter your heart, and knowledge will fill you with joy.

Proverbs 12:16
A fool is quick-tempered, but a wise person stays calm when insulted.

Proverbs 14:32
The wicked are crushed by disaster, but the godly have a refuge when they die.

Proverbs 14:34
Godliness makes a nation great, but sin is a disgrace to any people.

Proverbs 29:11
Fools vent their anger, but the wise quietly hold it back.

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