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The wise in heart accept commands, but a chattering fool comes to ruin.
King James Bible
The wise in heart will receive commandments: but a prating fool shall fall.
American Standard Version
The wise in heart will receive commandments; But a prating fool shall fall.
Young's Literal Translation
The wise in heart accepteth commands, And a talkative fool kicketh.
Proverbs 10:8 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
A prating fool shall fall - This clause is repeated in the tenth verse. The wise man will receive the commandment: but the shallow blabbing fool shall be cast down. See Proverbs 10:10.
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Proverbs 1:5 A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain to wise counsels:
Proverbs 9:9 Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser: teach a just man, and he will increase in learning.
Proverbs 12:1 Whoever loves instruction loves knowledge: but he that hates reproof is brutish.
Proverbs 14:8 The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way: but the folly of fools is deceit.
Psalm 119:34 Give me understanding, and I shall keep your law; yes, I shall observe it with my whole heart.
James 3:13 Who is a wise man and endued with knowledge among you? let him show out of a good conversation his works with meekness of wisdom.
Ecclesiastes 10:12 The words of a wise man's mouth are gracious; but the lips of a fool will swallow up himself.
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Proverbs 18:6,7 A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calls for strokes...
Proverbs 10:8 Parallel CommentariesAccept Accepteth Babbling Chattering Commandments Commands Fall Fool Foolish Heart Heed Kicketh Prating Receive Receiveth Ruin Ruined Ruled Talk Talkative Wise Wise-HeartedAccept Accepteth Babbling Chattering Commandments Commands Fall Fool Foolish Heart Heed Kicketh Prating Receive Receiveth Ruin Ruined Ruled Talk Talkative Wise Wise-HeartedTHE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.
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Matthew 7:24 "Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock.
Proverbs 9:8 Do not rebuke mockers or they will hate you; rebuke the wise and they will love you.
Proverbs 10:10 Whoever winks maliciously causes grief, and a chattering fool comes to ruin.
Proverbs 10:14 The wise store up knowledge, but the mouth of a fool invites ruin.