Proverbs 14:16

16 The wise fear the LORD and shun evil, but a fool is hotheaded and yet feels secure.

Read Proverbs 14:16 Using Other Translations

A wise man feareth, and departeth from evil: but the fool rageth, and is confident.
One who is wise is cautious and turns away from evil, but a fool is reckless and careless.
The wise are cautious and avoid danger; fools plunge ahead with reckless confidence.