New Living Translation
If you reject discipline, you only harm yourself; but if you listen to correction, you grow in understanding.
King James Bible
He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth understanding.
Darby Bible Translation
He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul; but he that heareth reproof getteth sense.
World English Bible
He who refuses correction despises his own soul, but he who listens to reproof gets understanding.
Young's Literal Translation
Whoso is refusing instruction is despising his soul, And whoso is hearing reproof Is getting understanding.
Proverbs 15:32 Parallel
CommentaryProverbs 15:32 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryContention Over the Man Born Blind.
(Jerusalem.) ^D John IX. 1-41. [Some look upon the events in this and the next section as occurring at the Feast of Tabernacles in October, others think they occurred at the Feast of Dedication in December, deriving their point of time from John x. 22.] ^d 1 And as he passed by, he saw a man blind from his birth. [The man probably sought to waken compassion by repeatedly stating this fact to passers-by.] 2 And his disciples asked him, saying, Rabbi, who sinned, this man, or his parents, that he should …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
"And the Life. " How Christ is the Life.
"Now the End of the Commandment," &C.
"Thou Shall Keep Him in Perfect Peace, Whose Mind is Stayed on Thee, Because He Trusteth in Thee. "
Fear of the LORD is the foundation of true knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.
Listen to my instruction and be wise. Don't ignore it.
But those who miss me injure themselves. All who hate me love death."
If you ignore criticism, you will end in poverty and disgrace; if you accept correction, you will be honored.
Only a fool despises a parent's discipline; whoever learns from correction is wise.
If you listen to constructive criticism, you will be at home among the wise.
Fear of the LORD teaches wisdom; humility precedes honor.
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