Proverbs 18:15

15 The heart of the discerning acquires knowledge, for the ears of the wise seek it out.

Proverbs 18:15 in Other Translations

KJV
15 The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; and the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge.
ESV
15 An intelligent heart acquires knowledge, and the ear of the wise seeks knowledge.
NLT
15 Intelligent people are always ready to learn. Their ears are open for knowledge.
MSG
15 Wise men and women are always learning, always listening for fresh insights.
CSB
15 The mind of the discerning acquires knowledge, and the ear of the wise seeks it.

Proverbs 18:15 In-Context

13 To answer before listening— that is folly and shame.
14 The human spirit can endure in sickness, but a crushed spirit who can bear?
15 The heart of the discerning acquires knowledge, for the ears of the wise seek it out.
16 A gift opens the way and ushers the giver into the presence of the great.
17 In a lawsuit the first to speak seems right, until someone comes forward and cross-examines.

Cross References 1

  • 1. S Proverbs 15:14
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