Proverbs 1:30

“They would none of my counsel: they despised all my reproof.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

They would none of my counsel: they despised all my reproofe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"They would not accept my counsel, They spurned all my reproof.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They would none of my counsel; They despised all my reproof.
- American Standard Version (1901)

They had no desire for my teaching, and my words of protest were as nothing to them.
- Basic English Bible

they would none of my counsel, they despised all my reproof:
- Darby Bible

They rejected my counsel: they despised all my reproof.
- Webster's Bible

They wanted none of my counsel. They despised all my reproof.
- World English Bible

They have not consented to my counsel, They have despised all my reproof,
- Youngs Literal Bible

They would none of my counsel, they despised all my reproof.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Proverbs 1

  • Bobby
    Psalm 019;14 applies, Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be example in word and in truth .
  • Felicia
    Proverbs chapter 1 should be read by our children! It gives them great instruction to follow!
  • Ras Allen
    Solomon begins with the importance of applying wisdom and respect for the most high Jah.
  • Irene123
    V. 4 - I had th'ot for a long time the word 'simple' referred to what we call mentally challenged. It's not that at all, nor was it a person that corrected me, it was the Lord Himself; He does that for us; He is so wonderful, but to get back - simple refers to a mind uncluttered with worldly - junk, and pre-conceived ideas of God and His Word.
  • Peter
    2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.
    I got it right this time. This is the verse that I like. It is psalm, I also like psalm 23 a lot; and I thought that there was one proverb that I liked a lot. Oh yes I know what happen, I was right, this is my favourite proverb. but I was looking for the verse above and so I c what happened. FunnyLOLhaHa
  • Peter
    I don't know how I made the mistake but it the next proverb that i frequently read and love; not that i don't also love or like this one, it is just that I like the other one better maybe I like to think and or i just think that I do think of God's word day and night. I think that i do but I don' dwell on it because I still have to do other things and they are all good or Okay I suppose;

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