Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Come, you children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the LORD.
Hear, my son, your father's instruction And do not forsake your mother's teaching;
Hear, O sons, the instruction of a father, And give attention that you may gain understanding,
My son, give attention to my wisdom, Incline your ear to my understanding;
My son, observe the commandment of your father And do not forsake the teaching of your mother;
My son, keep my words And treasure my commandments within you.
"Now therefore, O sons, listen to me, For blessed are they who keep my ways.
Listen to your father who begot you, And do not despise your mother when she is old.