Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


A fool despiseth his father's instruction: but he that regardeth reproof is prudent.

Bible References


Proverbs 10:1
The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son makes a glad father, but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.
Proverbs 13:1
A wise son [hears] his father's instruction, but a scoffer listens not to rebuke.
1 Samuel 2:23
And he said to them, Why do ye such things? For I hear of your evil dealings from all this people.
2 Samuel 15:1
And it came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared for him a chariot and horses, and fifty men to run before him.
1 Chronicles 22:11
Now, my son, LORD be with thee, and prosper thou, and build the house of LORD thy God as he has spoken concerning thee.
1 Chronicles 28:9
And thou, Solomon my son, know thou the God of thy father, and serve him with a perfect heart and with a willing mind, for LORD searches all hearts, and understands all the imaginations of the thoughts. If thou seek him, he will be