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Proverbs 9:6
Forsake the foolish and live, and go in the way of understanding.”
Leave off, ye simple ones, and live; And walk in the way of understanding.
“Leave [behind] your foolishness [and the foolish] and live, And walk in the way of insight and understanding.”
Leave off, simple ones [forsake the foolish and simpleminded] and live! And walk in the way of insight and understanding.
Forsake the foolish, and live; and go in the way of understanding.
Abandon your simplistic ways and live; walk in the way of understanding.”
Don’t stay unsure of yourself, but live! Walk in the way of understanding!”
If you want to live, give up your foolishness and let understanding guide your steps.”
Forsake follies and live, and go in the way of intelligence.
Forsake childishness, and live, and walk by the ways of prudence.
Leave your old, foolish ways and live! Advance along the path of understanding.”
Leave your simple ways, and live, and walk in the way of insight.”
Leave your simple ways, and live, and walk in the way of insight.”
Stop your ·foolish [naive; immature; simpleminded] ways, and you will live; take the road of understanding.
Forsake your way, ye foolish, and ye shall live: and walk in the way of understanding.
Stop being gullible and live. Start traveling the road to understanding.”
Leave the company of ignorant people, and live. Follow the way of knowledge.”
Leave inexperience behind, and you will live; pursue the way of understanding.
Stop your foolish ways, and you will live. Be a person of understanding.
Leave your naïve ways, and live. Walk in the path of understanding.”
Forsake that which is foolish and live and go in the way of understanding.
Forsake the foolish, and live; and go in the way of understanding.
Forsake the foolish, and live; and go in the way of understanding.
Lay aside simplicity and live; walk in the way of understanding.”
Leave behind your foolishness and begin to live; learn how to be wise.”
Lady Wisdom has built and furnished her home; it’s supported by seven hewn timbers. The banquet meal is ready to be served: lamb roasted, wine poured out, table set with silver and flowers. Having dismissed her serving maids, Lady Wisdom goes to town, stands in a prominent place, and invites everyone within sound of her voice: “Are you confused about life, don’t know what’s going on? Come with me, oh come, have dinner with me! I’ve prepared a wonderful spread—fresh-baked bread, roast lamb, carefully selected wines. Leave your impoverished confusion and live! Walk up the street to a life with meaning.”
Forsake foolishness and live, and go in the way of understanding.”
Stop being gullible and live. Start traveling the road to understanding.”
Forsake foolishness that you may live; advance in the way of understanding.”
“Forsake your folly and live, And proceed in the way of understanding.”
Stop your foolish ways, and you will live; take the road of understanding.
Abandon your foolish ways so that you may live, and proceed in the way of understanding.”
Leave your childish ways and you will live. Walk in the way of understanding.”
Leave your simple ways and you will live; walk in the way of insight.”
Leave your simple ways and you will live; walk in the way of insight.’
Forsake foolishness and live, And go in the way of understanding.
Turn from your foolish way, and live. Walk in the way of understanding.”
Leave your simple ways behind, and begin to live; learn to use good judgment.”
Lay aside immaturity, and live, and walk in the way of insight.”
Lay aside immaturity, and live, and walk in the way of insight.’
Lay aside immaturity, and live, and walk in the way of insight.’
Lay aside immaturity, and live, and walk in the way of insight.”
Forsake the simple ways, and live; and go in the derech binah.
Leave simpleness, and live, and walk in the way of insight.”
Leave simpleness, and live, and walk in the way of insight.”
Abandon your foolish ways and live! Walk in the way of understanding.”
Give up your gullible ways, your naive thoughts, for true life. Set your course for understanding.
Leave your simple ways, and live. Walk in the way of understanding.”
Forsake ye young childhood, and live ye; and go ye by the way of prudence. (Abandon ye foolishness, and have life; and go ye on the way of understanding.)
Forsake ye, the simple, and live, And be happy in the way of understanding.
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