American Standard Version
He is in the way of life that heedeth correction; But he that forsaketh reproof erreth.
King James Bible
He is in the way of life that keepeth instruction: but he that refuseth reproof erreth.
Darby Bible Translation
Keeping instruction is the path to life; but he that forsaketh reproof goeth astray.
World English Bible
He is in the way of life who heeds correction, but he who forsakes reproof leads others astray.
Young's Literal Translation
A traveller to life is he who is keeping instruction, And whoso is forsaking rebuke is erring.
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LibraryThe Folly of Slander. Part 2.
"He that uttereth slander is a fool."--Prov. x. 18. I have formerly in this place, discoursing upon this text, explained the nature of the sin here condemned, with its several kinds and ways of practising. II. I shall now proceed to declare the folly of it; and to make good by divers reasons the assertion of the wise man, that "He who uttereth slander is a fool." 1. Slandering is foolish, as sinful and wicked. All sin is foolish upon many accounts; as proceeding from ignorance, error, inconsiderateness, …
Isaac Barrow—Sermons on Evil-Speaking, by Isaac Barrow
Lii. Trust in God.
"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. "
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And he lifted up his eyes, and saw the wayfaring man in the street of the city; and the old man said, Whither goest thou? and whence comest thou?
For the commandment is a lamp; and the law is light; And reproofs of instruction are the way of life:
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