New Living Translation
Young people who obey the law are wise; those with wild friends bring shame to their parents.
King James Bible
Whoso keepeth the law is a wise son: but he that is a companion of riotous men shameth his father.
Darby Bible Translation
Whoso observeth the law is a son that hath understanding; but he that is a companion of profligates bringeth shame to his father.
World English Bible
Whoever keeps the law is a wise son; but he who is a companion of gluttons shames his father.
Young's Literal Translation
Whoso is keeping the law is an intelligent son, And a friend of gluttons, Doth cause his father to blush.
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Library"When Solomon was Old. "
"It came to pass when Solomon was old, that his wives turned away his heart after other Gods." 1 KINGS xi. 4. Who could have predicted that this would come to pass? And yet it is often so, for it is still true that NO AMOUNT OF KNOWLEDGE WILL SAVE FROM BACKSLIDING THOSE WHO REFUSE TO LISTEN TO GOD. We learn from verse 10 that God had taken pains to save Solomon from idolatry, (see 1 Kings vi. 12, and xi. 6). But what good is it for even God to try to save a man who will have his own way? And …
Thomas Champness—Broken Bread
Letter xxiv (Circa A. D. 1126) to Oger, Regular Canon
A Faithful Witness
Epistle xxv. To Gregoria.
Do not carouse with drunkards or feast with gluttons,
The man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father, but if he hangs around with prostitutes, his wealth is wasted.
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