Proverbs 19:18-28 KJV

18 Chasten thy son while there is hope, and let not thy soul spare for his crying .
19 A man of great wrath shall suffer punishment: for if thou deliver him, yet thou must do it again .
20 Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.
21 There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand .
22 The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar.
23 The fear of the LORD tendeth to life: and he that hath it shall abide satisfied; he shall not be visited with evil.
24 A slothful man hideth his hand in his bosom, and will not so much as bring it to his mouth again .
25 Smite a scorner , and the simple will beware :a and reprove one that hath understanding , and he will understand knowledge.

References for Proverbs 19:25

    • ¾ 19:25 - will beware: Heb. will be cunning
      26 He that wasteth his father, and chaseth away his mother, is a son that causeth shame , and bringeth reproach .
      27 Cease , my son, to hear the instruction that causeth to err from the words of knowledge.