Proverbs 15:12

“A scorner loveth not one that reproveth him: neither will he go unto the wise.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

A scorner loueth not one that reproueth him: neither will he goe vnto the wise.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A scoffer does not love one who reproves him, He will not go to the wise.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A scoffer loveth not to be reproved; He will not go unto the wise.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The hater of authority has no love for teaching: he will not go to the wise.
- Basic English Bible

A scorner loveth not one that reproveth him; he will not go unto the wise.
- Darby Bible

A scorner loveth not one that reproveth him: neither will he go to the wise.
- Webster's Bible

A scoffer doesn't love to be reproved; he will not go to the wise.
- World English Bible

A scorner loveth not his reprover, Unto the wise he goeth not.
- Youngs Literal Bible

A scorner loveth not to be reproved; he will not go unto the wise.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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