Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 13:24
He who withholds his rod hates his son,
But he who loves him disciplines him diligently.
Proverbs 20:11
It is by his deeds that a lad distinguishes himself
If his conduct is pure and right.
Proverbs 23:14
You shall strike him with the rod
And rescue his soul from Sheol.
Proverbs 29:17
Correct your son, and he will give you comfort;
He will also delight your soul.