Proverbs 19:20

“Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Proverbs 19:20

Heare counsell, and receiue instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, That thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let your ear be open to suggestion and take teaching, so that at the end you may be wise.
- Basic English Bible

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.
- Darby Bible

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.
- Webster's Bible

Listen to counsel and receive instruction, that you may be wise in your latter end.
- World English Bible

Hear counsel and receive instruction, So that thou art wise in thy latter end.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Proverbs 19:20

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 19:20


19:18 While - Before custom in sin, and thy indulgence have made him incorrigible. Let not - Forbear not to give him due and necessary correction.

19:19 Great wrath - Of strong passions. Deliver - If thou forbear to punish him. Do it - Thou must deliver him again and again.

19:22 The desire - The hearty desire of being kind is accepted by God, and should be owned by men as a real kindness. A poor man - Who is not able to give what he desires to do. A liar - Than a rich man who feeds the poor with fair promises, but doth not perform what he pretends.


Discussion for Proverbs 19:20



 

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