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The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge: but the mouth of fools feedeth on foolishness.
- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
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Other Translations of Proverbs 15:14
The heart of him that hath vnderstanding, seeketh knowledge: but the mouth of fooles feedeth on foolishnesse.- King James Version (1611)
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The mind of the intelligent seeks knowledge, But the mouth of fools feeds on folly.- New American Standard Version (1995)
The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge; But the mouth of fools feedeth on folly.- American Standard Version (1901)
The heart of the man of good sense goes in search of knowledge, but foolish things are the food of the unwise.- Basic English Bible
The heart of an intelligent [man] seeketh knowledge; but the mouth of the foolish feedeth on folly.- Darby Bible
The heart of the wise seeketh instruction: and the mouth of fools feedeth on foolishness. - Douay Rheims Bible
The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge: but the mouth of fools feedeth on foolishness. - Webster's Bible
The heart of one who has understanding seeks knowledge, but the mouths of fools feed on folly.- World English Bible
The heart of the intelligent seeketh knowledge, And the mouth of fools enjoyeth folly.- Youngs Literal Bible
The heart of him that hath discernment seeketh knowledge; but the mouth of fools feedeth on folly.- Jewish Publication Society Bible
View Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 15:14
15:14 Foolishness - Wickedness is meat and drink to them.
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