Proverbs 13:18

“Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction: but he that regardeth reproof shall be honoured.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Pouerty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction: but he that regardeth reproofe, shall be honoured.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Poverty and shame {will come} to him who neglects discipline, But he who regards reproof will be honored.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Poverty and shame `shall be to' him that refuseth correction; But he that regardeth reproof shall be honored.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Need and shame will be the fate of him who is uncontrolled by training; but he who takes note of teaching will be honoured.
- Basic English Bible

Poverty and shame shall be [to] him that refuseth instruction; but he that regardeth reproof shall be honoured.
- Darby Bible

Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction: but he that regardeth reproof shall be honored.
- Webster's Bible

Poverty and shame come to him who refuses discipline, but he who heeds correction shall be honored.
- World English Bible

Whoso is refusing instruction -- poverty and shame, And whoso is observing reproof is honoured.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction; but he that regardeth reproof shall be honoured.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Proverbs 13

  • Thomas Edward Hale
    Proverbs 13:13 and all the people shall say Amen Psalm 115 and when victory is not in sight fight onward Christian soldiers
  • Ukim Bassey
    Say very little or nothing at all, and you'll hardly fall into trouble, but talk always and one day you'll destroy your life with your mouth.
  • Steve morrow
    PROVERBS 13:2 A MAN SHALL EAT GOOD BY THE FRUIT OF HIS MOUTH BUT THE SOUL OF THE TRANSGRESSORS SHALL EAT VIOLENCE PROVERBS 18:20 A MANS BELLY SHALL BE SATISFIED WITH THE FRUIT OF HIS MOUTH AND WITH THE INCREASE OF HIS LIPS SHALL HE BE FILLED GALATIANS 6:7 --- BE NOT DECEIVED --- GOD IS NOT MOCKED FOR WHATSOEVER A MAN SOWETH THAT SHALL HE ALSO REAP
  • Omojowo oluwafemi joseph
    dispising The Word is exposure to spiritual wickedness which can lead to destruction of life
  • MasterProhet
    The Lord can be delighted in , we can delight ourselves in the Lord. We know that obedience is better than sacrifice.
  • Todd Brawley
    13 3 was an answer. I try to live by that daily

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