Proverbs 29:3

“Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Whoso loueth wisedome, reioyceth his father: but hee that keepeth company with harlots, spendeth his substance.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

A man who loves wisdom makes his father glad, But he who keeps company with harlots wastes {his} wealth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father; But he that keepeth company with harlots wasteth `his' substance.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A man who is a lover of wisdom is a joy to his father: but he who goes in the company of loose women is a waster of wealth.
- Basic English Bible

Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father; but he that is a companion of harlots destroyeth [his] substance.
- Darby Bible

He that loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.
- Webster's Bible

Whoever loves wisdom brings joy to his father; but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.
- World English Bible

A man loving wisdom rejoiceth his father, And a friend of harlots destroyeth wealth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father; but he that keepeth company with harlots wasteth his substance.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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