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Proverbs 5:12
and thou sayest, “How have I hated instruction and my heart despised reproof;
And say, How have I hated instruction, And my heart despised reproof;
And you say, “How I hated instruction and discipline, And my heart despised correction and reproof!
And you say, How I hated instruction and discipline, and my heart despised reproof!
And say, How have I hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof;
and you say, “How I hated instruction! How my heart despised correction!
“How I hated discipline! My whole being despised reproof,
and shout, “I hated advice and correction!
and thou say, How have I hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof!
Why have I hated instruction, and my heart consented not to reproof,
Then you will say, “Why didn’t I listen to my parents? Why didn’t I pay attention to my teachers? I didn’t want to be disciplined. I refused to be corrected.
and you say, “How I hated discipline, and my heart despised reproof!
and you say, “How I hated discipline, and my heart despised reproof!
Then you will say, “I hated ·being told what to do [instruction; discipline]! ·I would not listen to [L My heart despised] correction!
And say, How have I hated instruction, and mine heart despised correction!
“Oh, how I hated discipline! How my heart despised correction!
and you will say, “Why would I never learn? Why would I never let anyone correct me?
and you will say, “How I hated discipline, and how my heart despised correction.
Then you will say, “I hated self-control! I would not listen when I was corrected!
and you will say, “How I hated instruction, and my heart rejected correction!
and say, How have I hated chastening and my heart despised reproof
And say, How have I hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof;
and say, How have I hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof;
and say “How I hated discipline, and I despised reproof!”
and you say, “Oh, if only I had listened! If only I had not demanded my own way!
So, my friend, listen closely; don’t treat my words casually. Keep your distance from such a woman; absolutely stay out of her neighborhood. You don’t want to squander your wonderful life, to waste your precious life among the hardhearted. Why should you allow strangers to take advantage of you? Why be exploited by those who care nothing for you? You don’t want to end your life full of regrets, nothing but sin and bones, Saying, “Oh, why didn’t I do what they told me? Why did I reject a disciplined life? Why didn’t I listen to my mentors, or take my teachers seriously? My life is ruined! I haven’t one blessed thing to show for my life!”
and say, “How I have hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof!
“Oh, how I hated discipline! How my heart despised correction!
And you say, “Oh, why did I hate instruction, and my heart spurn reproof!
And you say, “How I have hated instruction! And my heart spurned reproof!
Then you will say, “I hated being told what to do! I would not listen to correction!
And you will say, “How I hated discipline! My heart spurned reproof!
You will say, “How I hated to take advice! How my heart refused to be corrected!
You will say, “How I hated discipline! How my heart spurned correction!
You will say, ‘How I hated discipline! How my heart spurned correction!
And say: “How I have hated instruction, And my heart despised correction!
You would say, “How I have hated teaching! My heart hated strong words!
You will say, “How I hated discipline! If only I had not ignored all the warnings!
and you say, “Oh, how I hated discipline, and my heart despised reproof!
and you say, ‘Oh, how I hated discipline, and my heart despised reproof!
and you say, ‘Oh, how I hated discipline, and my heart despised reproof!
and you say, “Oh, how I hated discipline, and my heart despised reproof!
And say, How have I hated musar, and my lev spurned tokhakhat (reproof);
and you say, “How I hated discipline, and my heart despised reproof!
and you say, “How I hated discipline, and my heart despised reproof!
and you will say, “How I hated discipline! How my heart spurned reproof!
Then you’ll say, “Why did I hate being taught? Why did I turn my back on correction?
and say, “How I have hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof;
and say, Why loathed I teaching, and mine heart assented not to blamings; (and thou say, Why did I loathe discipline, and why did I not listen to rebukes;)
And hast said, `How have I hated instruction, And reproof hath my heart despised,
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