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Proverbs 15:32New American Standard Bible (NASB)

32 He who neglects discipline despises himself,
But he who listens to reproof acquires [a]understanding.


  1. Proverbs 15:32 Lit heart
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Proverbs 15:32New International Version (NIV)

32 Those who disregard discipline despise themselves,
    but the one who heeds correction gains understanding.

New International Version (NIV)

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Proverbs 15:32King James Version (KJV)

32 He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth understanding.

Proverbs 15:32English Standard Version (ESV)

32 Whoever ignores instruction despises himself,
    but he who listens to reproof gains intelligence.

English Standard Version (ESV)

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Proverbs 15:32Contemporary English Version (CEV)

32 You hurt only yourself
    by rejecting instruction,
    but it makes good sense
    to accept it.

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