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Proverbs 1:5 World English Bible (WEB)

that the wise man may hear, and increase in learning;
    that the man of understanding may attain to sound counsel:

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Proverbs 1:5 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

a wise man will listen and increase his learning,
and a discerning man will obtain guidance—

Proverbs 10:13 World English Bible (WEB)

13 Wisdom is found on the lips of him who has discernment,
    but a rod is for the back of him who is void of understanding.

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Proverbs 10:13 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

13 Wisdom is found on the lips of the discerning,
but a rod is for the back of the one who lacks sense.

Proverbs 14:33 World English Bible (WEB)

33 Wisdom rests in the heart of one who has understanding,
    and is even made known in the inward part of fools.

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Proverbs 14:33 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

33 Wisdom resides in the heart of the discerning;
she is known[a] even among fools.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 14:33 LXX reads unknown

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 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

14 A discerning mind seeks knowledge,
but the mouth of fools feeds on foolishness.

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 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

24 For the discerning the path of life leads upward,
so that he may avoid going down to Sheol.

Proverbs 16:21 World English Bible (WEB)

21 The wise in heart shall be called prudent.
    Pleasantness of the lips promotes instruction.

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Proverbs 16:21 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

21 Anyone with a wise heart is called discerning,
and pleasant speech[a] increases learning.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 16:21 Lit and sweetness of lips

Proverbs 18:15 World English Bible (WEB)

15 The heart of the discerning gets knowledge.
    The ear of the wise seeks knowledge.

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Proverbs 18:15 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

15 The mind of the discerning acquires knowledge,
and the ear of the wise seeks it.

Proverbs 19:25 World English Bible (WEB)

25 Flog a scoffer, and the simple will learn prudence;
    rebuke one who has understanding, and he will gain knowledge.

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Proverbs 19:25 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

25 Strike a mocker, and the inexperienced learn a lesson;
rebuke the discerning, and he gains knowledge.

Proverbs 28:2 World English Bible (WEB)

In rebellion, a land has many rulers,
    but order is maintained by a man of understanding and knowledge.

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Proverbs 28:2 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

When a land is in rebellion, it has many rulers,
but with a discerning and knowledgeable person, it endures.

Proverbs 28:11 World English Bible (WEB)

11 The rich man is wise in his own eyes;
    but the poor who has understanding sees through him.

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Proverbs 28:11 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

11 A rich man is wise in his own eyes,
but a poor man who has discernment sees through him.

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