Proverbs 13:1-10 NRS

1 A wise child loves discipline, a but a scoffer does not listen to rebuke.

References for Proverbs 13:1

    • Š 13:1 - Cn: Heb [A wise child the discipline of his father]
      2 From the fruit of their words good persons eat good things, but the desire of the treacherous is for wrongdoing.
      3 Those who guard their mouths preserve their lives; those who open wide their lips come to ruin.
      4 The appetite of the lazy craves, and gets nothing, while the appetite of the diligent is richly supplied.
      5 The righteous hate falsehood, but the wicked act shamefully and disgracefully.
      6 Righteousness guards one whose way is upright, but sin overthrows the wicked.
      7 Some pretend to be rich, yet have nothing; others pretend to be poor, yet have great wealth.
      8 Wealth is a ransom for a person's life, but the poor get no threats.
      9 The light of the righteous rejoices, but the lamp of the wicked goes out.
      10 By insolence the heedless make strife, but wisdom is with those who take advice.