Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction: but he that regardeth reproof shall be honoured.

Bible References


Proverbs 13:13
He who despises the word brings destruction on himself, but he who fears the commandment shall be rewarded.
Proverbs 5:9
lest thou give thine honor to others, and thy years to the cruel,
Proverbs 12:1
He who loves correction loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is brutish.
Proverbs 15:5
A fool despises his father's correction, but he who regards reproof gets prudence.
Proverbs 19:6
Many will entreat the favor of a generous man, and every man is a friend to him who gives gifts.
Jeremiah 5:3
O LORD, do not thine eyes look upon truth? Thou have stricken them, but they were not grieved. Thou have consumed them, but they have refused to receive correction. They have made their faces harder than a rock. They have refused t
Hebrews 12:25
Watch, that ye not refuse him who speaks. For if those men did not escape, having refused him who spoke a divine message on earth, much more we, those who turn away from him from the heavens,


Proverbs 9:9
Give opportunity to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser. Teach a righteous man, and he will increase in learning.
Proverbs 25:12
An earring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, [is] a wise reprover upon an obedient ear.
Psalm 141:5
Let a righteous man smite me, [as] a kindness. And let him reprove me, [as] oil upon the head. Let not my head refuse it. For even in their wickedness my prayer shall continue.