A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish man despises his mother.
Read Proverbs 15:20 Using Other Translations
A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother.
A wise son makes a glad father, but a foolish man despises his mother.
Sensible children bring joy to their father; foolish children despise their mother.
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