Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Poverty and shame are for those who ignore correction, but whoever listens to instruction gains honor.

New American Standard Bible

Poverty and shame will come to him who neglects discipline, But he who regards reproof will be honored.

King James Version

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

Holman Bible

Poverty and disgrace come to those
who ignore discipline,
but the one who accepts correction will be honored.

A Conservative Version

Poverty and shame [are to] him who refuses correction, but he who regards reproof shall be honored.

American Standard Version

Poverty and shame'shall be to him that refuseth correction; But he that regardeth reproof shall be honored.

Amplified

Poverty and shame come to him who refuses instruction and correction, but he who heeds reproof is honored.

Bible in Basic English

Need and shame will be the fate of him who is uncontrolled by training; but he who takes note of teaching will be honoured.

Darby Translation

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuses chastening: but he that regards reproof shall be honoured.

Julia Smith Translation

Instruction dismisses poverty and shame: and he watching reproof shall be honored.

King James 2000

Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuses instruction: but he that regards reproof shall be honored.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Poverty and disgrace [belong to] him who ignores instruction, but he who guards reproof will be honored.

Modern King James verseion

Poverty and shame shall be to him who refuses instruction, but he who listens to correction shall be honored.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He that thinketh scorn to be reformed, cometh to poverty and shame; but whoso receiveth correction, shall come to honour.

NET Bible

The one who neglects discipline ends up in poverty and shame, but the one who accepts reproof is honored.

New Heart English Bible

Poverty and shame come to him who refuses discipline, but he who heeds correction shall be honored.

The Emphasized Bible

Poverty and contempt, are for him that neglecteth correction, but, he that regardeth reproof, shall be honoured.

Webster

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

World English Bible

Poverty and shame come to him who refuses discipline, but he who heeds correction shall be honored.

Youngs Literal Translation

Whoso is refusing instruction -- poverty and shame, And whoso is observing reproof is honoured.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רישׁ ראשׁ רישׁ 
Reysh 
Usage: 7

and shame
קלון 
Qalown 
Usage: 17

פּרע 
Para` 
Usage: 16

but he that regardeth
שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

תּוכחת תּוכחה 
Towkechah 
Usage: 28

References

Hastings

Context Readings

A Wise Son Lives Righteously

17 An evil messenger stumbles into trouble, but a faithful envoy brings healing. 18 Poverty and shame are for those who ignore correction, but whoever listens to instruction gains honor. 19 Fulfilled longing is sweet to the soul, but avoiding evil is detestable to the fool.



Cross References

Proverbs 15:5

A fool rejects his father's instructions, but anyone who respects reproof acts sensibly.

Proverbs 15:31-32

Whoever listens to a life-giving rebuke will be at home among the wise.

Psalm 141:5

Let one who is righteous strike me; It is an act of gracious love. Let him rebuke me, because it is oil for my head; do not let my head refuse it. My prayers continuously will be against their wicked activities.

Proverbs 5:9-14

so that you don't give your honor to others, and waste your best years;

Proverbs 9:9

Counsel a wise man, and he will be wiser still; teach a righteous man, and he will add to his learning.

Proverbs 12:1

The person who loves correction loves knowledge, but anyone who hates a rebuke is stupid.

Proverbs 13:13

Anyone who despises a word of advice will pay for it, but whoever heeds a command will be rewarded.

Proverbs 19:6

Many curry favor of an official; everyone is a friend of the gift giver.

Proverbs 25:12

Like a gold earring and a necklace of pure gold is a wise reprover to a listening ear.

Jeremiah 5:3-9

LORD, don't your eyes look for truth? You struck them, but they didn't flinch. You brought them to an end, but they refused to receive discipline. They made their faces harder than stone, and they refused to repent.

Hebrews 12:25

See to it that you do not ignore the one who is speaking. For if the hearers did not escape when they ignored the one who warned them on earth, how much less will we escape if we turn away from the one who is from heaven!

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain