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Proverbs 15:7 World English Bible (WEB)

The lips of the wise spread knowledge;
    not so with the heart of fools.

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Proverbs 15:7 New International Version (NIV)

The lips of the wise spread knowledge,
    but the hearts of fools are not upright.

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Proverbs 15:14 World English Bible (WEB)

14 The heart of one who has understanding seeks knowledge,
    but the mouths of fools feed on folly.

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Proverbs 15:14 New International Version (NIV)

14 The discerning heart seeks knowledge,
    but the mouth of a fool feeds on folly.

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Proverbs 15:20-21 World English Bible (WEB)

20 A wise son makes a father glad,
    but a foolish man despises his mother.
21 Folly is joy to one who is void of wisdom,
    but a man of understanding keeps his way straight.

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Proverbs 15:20-21 New International Version (NIV)

20 A wise son brings joy to his father,
    but a foolish man despises his mother.

21 Folly brings joy to one who has no sense,
    but whoever has understanding keeps a straight course.

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Proverbs 15:24 World English Bible (WEB)

24 The path of life leads upward for the wise,
    to keep him from going downward to Sheol.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 15:24 Sheol is the place of the dead.
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Proverbs 15:24 New International Version (NIV)

24 The path of life leads upward for the prudent
    to keep them from going down to the realm of the dead.

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