Parallel Verses

Amplified

Hear counsel, receive instruction, and accept correction, that you may be wise in the time to come.

New American Standard Bible

Listen to counsel and accept discipline, That you may be wise the rest of your days.

King James Version

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.

Holman Bible

Listen to counsel and receive instruction
so that you may be wise later in life.

International Standard Version

Listen to advice and accept discipline, and you'll be wise for the rest of your life.

A Conservative Version

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou may be wise in thy latter end.

American Standard Version

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, That thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.

Bible in Basic English

Let your ear be open to suggestion and take teaching, so that at the end you may be wise.

Darby Translation

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Hear counsel, and receive chastening that thou may be wise in thy old age.

Julia Smith Translation

Hear counsel and receive instruction, so that thou shalt be wise in thy latter state.

King James 2000

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that you may be wise in your latter days.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Listen [to] advice and accept instruction so that you will gain wisdom for your {future}.

Modern King James verseion

Hear advice, and receive instruction, so that you may be wise in your latter end.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O give ear unto good counsel, and be content to be reformed; that thou mayest be wise here after.

NET Bible

Listen to advice and receive discipline, that you may become wise by the end of your life.

New Heart English Bible

Listen to counsel and receive instruction, that you may be wise in your latter end.

The Emphasized Bible

Hear counsel, receive correction, that thou mayest be wise in thine after-life.

Webster

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.

World English Bible

Listen to counsel and receive instruction, that you may be wise in your latter end.

Youngs Literal Translation

Hear counsel and receive instruction, So that thou art wise in thy latter end.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
and receive
קבל 
Qabal 
Usage: 13

that thou mayest be wise
חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 27

Context Readings

A Foolish Son Brings Ruin To Others

19 A man of great wrath shall suffer the penalty; for if you deliver him [from the consequences], he will [feel free to] cause you to do it again. 20 Hear counsel, receive instruction, and accept correction, that you may be wise in the time to come. 21 Many plans are in a man's mind, but it is the Lord's purpose for him that will stand.



Cross References

Psalm 37:37

Mark the blameless man and behold the upright, for there is a happy end for the man of peace.

Numbers 23:10

Who can count the dust (the descendants) of Jacob and the number of the fourth part of Israel? Let me die the death of the righteous [those who are upright and in right standing with God], and let my last end be like theirs!

Deuteronomy 8:16

Who fed you in the wilderness with manna, which your fathers did not know, that He might humble you and test you, to do you good in the end.

Deuteronomy 32:29

O that they were wise and would see through this [present triumph] to their ultimate fate!

Psalm 90:12

So teach us to number our days, that we may get us a heart of wisdom.

Psalm 90:14

O satisfy us with Your mercy and loving-kindness in the morning [now, before we are older], that we may rejoice and be glad all our days.

Proverbs 1:8

My son, hear the instruction of your father; reject not nor forsake the teaching of your mother.

Proverbs 2:1-9

My son, if you will receive my words and treasure up my commandments within you,

Proverbs 4:1

Hear, my sons, the instruction of a father, and pay attention in order to gain and to know intelligent discernment, comprehension, and interpretation [of spiritual matters].

Proverbs 8:34-35

Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is the man who listens to me, watching daily at my gates, waiting at the posts of my doors.

Proverbs 12:15

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, but he who listens to counsel is wise.

Luke 16:19-23

There was a certain rich man who [habitually] clothed himself in purple and fine linen and reveled and feasted and made merry in splendor every day.

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