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Proverbs 1:7
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of Jehovah is the beginning of knowledge; But the foolish despise wisdom and instruction.
The [reverent] fear of the Lord [that is, worshiping Him and regarding Him as truly awesome] is the beginning and the preeminent part of knowledge [its starting point and its essence]; But arrogant fools despise [skillful and godly] wisdom and instruction and self-discipline.
The reverent and worshipful fear of the Lord is the beginning and the principal and choice part of knowledge [its starting point and its essence]; but fools despise skillful and godly Wisdom, instruction, and discipline.
¶ The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Wisdom begins with the fear of the Lord, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of Adonai is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.
Respect and obey the Lord! This is the beginning of knowledge. Only a fool rejects wisdom and good advice.
The fear of Jehovah is the beginning of knowledge: fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom. Fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Knowledge begins with fear and respect for the Lord, but stubborn fools hate wisdom and refuse to learn.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Knowledge begins with ·respect [fear; awe] for the Lord, but fools ·hate [despise] wisdom and ·discipline [self-control; instruction].
¶ The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge. Stubborn fools despise wisdom and discipline.
To have knowledge, you must first have reverence for the Lord. Stupid people have no respect for wisdom and refuse to learn.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and discipline.
Knowledge begins with respect for the Lord. But foolish people hate wisdom and discipline.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.
¶ The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and chastening.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Fear of Yahweh is the beginning of knowledge; wisdom and instruction, fools despise.
How does a man become wise? The first step is to trust and reverence the Lord! Only fools refuse to be taught. Listen to your father and mother. What you learn from them will stand you in good stead; it will gain you many honors.
Start with God—the first step in learning is bowing down to God; only fools thumb their noses at such wisdom and learning.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of Yahweh is the beginning of knowledge. Stubborn fools despise wisdom and discipline.
Fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and discipline.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; Fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Knowledge begins with respect for the Lord, but fools hate wisdom and discipline.
Fearing the Lord is the beginning of moral knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
If you really want to gain knowledge, you must begin by having respect for the Lord. But foolish people hate wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, But fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of much learning. Fools hate wisdom and teaching.
Fear of the Lord is the foundation of true knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The Yirat Hashem is the reshit da’as, but fools despise chochmah and musar.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction.
The fear of Adonai is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.
Let us begin. The worship of the Eternal One, the one True God, is the first step toward knowledge. Fools, however, do not fear God and cannot stand wisdom or guidance.
The fear of Yahweh is the beginning of knowledge; but the foolish despise wisdom and instruction.
The dread of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; fools despise wisdom and teaching. (The fear of the Lord/Reverence for the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; but fools despise wisdom and teaching.)
Fear of Jehovah [is] a beginning of knowledge, Wisdom and instruction fools have despised!
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