Proverbs 14:33
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New International Version
Wisdom reposes in the heart of the discerning and even among fools she lets herself be known.

New Living Translation
Wisdom is enshrined in an understanding heart; wisdom is not found among fools.

English Standard Version
Wisdom rests in the heart of a man of understanding, but it makes itself known even in the midst of fools.

New American Standard Bible
Wisdom rests in the heart of one who has understanding, But in the hearts of fools it is made known.

King James Bible
Wisdom resteth in the heart of him that hath understanding: but that which is in the midst of fools is made known.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Wisdom resides in the heart of the discerning; she is known even among fools.

International Standard Version
Wisdom is at rest in the mind of the discerning— even fools know this.

NET Bible
Wisdom rests in the heart of the discerning; it is known even in the heart of fools.

New Heart English Bible
Wisdom rests in the heart of one who has understanding, and is even made known in the inward part of fools.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
In the heart of the righteous dwells wisdom, and in the heart of fools it will not be known.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Wisdom finds rest in the heart of an understanding person. Even fools recognize this.

JPS Tanakh 1917
In the heart of him that hath discernment wisdom resteth; But in the inward part of fools it maketh itself known.

New American Standard 1977
Wisdom rests in the heart of one who has understanding,
            But in the bosom of fools it is made known.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Wisdom shall rest in the heart of him that is sane and is made known in the midst of the fools.

King James 2000 Bible
Wisdom rests in the heart of him that has understanding: but that which is in the midst of fools is made known.

American King James Version
Wisdom rests in the heart of him that has understanding: but that which is in the middle of fools is made known.

American Standard Version
Wisdom resteth in the heart of him that hath understanding; But that which is in the inward part of fools is made known.

Douay-Rheims Bible
In the heart of the prudent resteth wisdom, and it shall instruct all the ignorant.

Darby Bible Translation
Wisdom resteth in the heart of the intelligent [man]; but that which is in the foolish maketh itself known.

English Revised Version
Wisdom resteth in the heart of him that hath understanding: but that which is in the inward part of fools is made known.

Webster's Bible Translation
Wisdom resteth in the heart of him that hath understanding: but that which is in the midst of fools is made known.

World English Bible
Wisdom rests in the heart of one who has understanding, and is even made known in the inward part of fools.

Young's Literal Translation
In the heart of the intelligent wisdom doth rest. And in the midst of fools it is known.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
14:18. Sin is the shame of sinners; but wisdom is the honour of the wise. 19. Even bad men acknowledge the excellency of God's people. 20. Friendship in the world is governed by self-interest. It is good to have God our Friend; he will not desert us. 21. To despise a man for his employment or appearance is a sin. 22. How wisely those consult their own interest, who not only do good, but devise it! 23. Labour of the head, or of the hand, will turn to some good account. But if men's religion runs all out in talk and noise, they will come to nothing. 24. The riches of men of wisdom and piety enlarge their usefulness. 25. An upright man will venture the displeasure of the greatest, to bring truth to light. 26,27. Those who fear the Lord so as to obey and serve him, have a strong ground of confidence, and will be preserved. Let us seek to this Fountain of life, that we may escape the snares of death. 28. Let all that wish well to the kingdom of Christ, do what they can, that many may be added to his church. 29. A mild, patient man is one that learns of Christ, who is Wisdom itself. Unbridled passion is folly made known. 30. An upright, contented, and benevolent mind, tends to health. 31. To oppress the poor is to reproach our Creator. 32. The wicked man has his soul forced from him; he dies in his sins, under the guilt and power of them. But godly men, though they have pain and some dread of death, have the blessed hope, which God, who cannot lie, has given them. 33. Wisdom possesses the heart, and thus regulates the affections and tempers. 34. Piety and holiness always promote industry, sobriety, and honesty. 35. The great King who reigns over heaven and earth, will reward faithful servants who honour his gospel by the proper discharge of the duties of their stations: he despises not the services of the lowest.
Study Bible
Every Wise Woman Builds Her House
32The wicked is thrust down by his wrongdoing, But the righteous has a refuge when he dies. 33Wisdom rests in the heart of one who has understanding, But in the hearts of fools it is made known. 34Righteousness exalts a nation, But sin is a disgrace to any people.…
Cross References
Proverbs 2:10
For wisdom will enter your heart And knowledge will be pleasant to your soul;

Proverbs 12:16
A fool's anger is known at once, But a prudent man conceals dishonor.

Proverbs 14:32
The wicked is thrust down by his wrongdoing, But the righteous has a refuge when he dies.

Proverbs 14:34
Righteousness exalts a nation, But sin is a disgrace to any people.

Proverbs 29:11
A fool always loses his temper, But a wise man holds it back.
Treasury of Scripture

Wisdom rests in the heart of him that has understanding: but that which is in the middle of fools is made known.

Proverbs 12:16,23 A fool's wrath is presently known: but a prudent man covers shame…

Proverbs 13:16 Every prudent man deals with knowledge: but a fool lays open his folly.

Proverbs 15:2,28 The tongue of the wise uses knowledge aright: but the mouth of fools …

Proverbs 29:11 A fool utters all his mind: but a wise man keeps it in till afterwards.

Ecclesiastes 10:3 Yes also, when he that is a fool walks by the way, his wisdom fails …

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