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 Proverbs 1:8 - 9; 4:1 - 4; 10:1; 11:29; 15:20; 17:2; 17:6; 17:21; 17:25; 19:13; 19:26; 20:20; 22:6; 23:22 - 25; 28:24
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The Holy Bible, New International Version®
   Book of Proverbs
   Chapter 1
1:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Listen, my son, to your father's instruction and do not forsake your mother's teaching.
 
1:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
They will be a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck.
 
   Chapter 4
4:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Listen, my sons, to a father's instruction; pay attention and gain understanding.
 
4:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
I give you sound learning, so do not forsake my teaching.
 
4:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
When I was a boy in my father's house, still tender, and an only child of my mother,
 
4:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
he taught me and said, "Lay hold of my words with all your heart; keep my commands and you will live.
 
   Chapter 10
10:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The proverbs of Solomon: A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish son grief to his mother.
 
   Chapter 11
11:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
He who brings trouble on his family will inherit only wind, and the fool will be servant to the wise.
 
   Chapter 15
15:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A wise son brings joy to his father, but a foolish man despises his mother.
 
   Chapter 17
17:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A wise servant will rule over a disgraceful son, and will share the inheritance as one of the brothers.
 
17:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Children's children are a crown to the aged, and parents are the pride of their children.
 
17:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
To have a fool for a son brings grief; there is no joy for the father of a fool.
 
17:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A foolish son brings grief to his father and bitterness to the one who bore him.
 
   Chapter 19
19:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
A foolish son is his father's ruin, and a quarrelsome wife is like a constant dripping.
 
19:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
He who robs his father and drives out his mother is a son who brings shame and disgrace.
 
   Chapter 20
20:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
If a man curses his father or mother, his lamp will be snuffed out in pitch darkness.
 
   Chapter 22
22:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Train F41 a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.
 
   Chapter 23
23:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Listen to your father, who gave you life, and do not despise your mother when she is old.
 
23:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Buy the truth and do not sell it; get wisdom, discipline and understanding.
 
23:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The father of a righteous man has great joy; he who has a wise son delights in him.
 
23:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
May your father and mother be glad; may she who gave you birth rejoice!
 
   Chapter 28
28:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
He who robs his father or mother and says, "It's not wrong" - he is partner to him who destroys.
 

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