King James Version
Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.
Darby Bible Translation
Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father; but he that is a companion of harlots destroyeth his substance.
World English Bible
Whoever loves wisdom brings joy to his father; but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.
Young's Literal Translation
A man loving wisdom rejoiceth his father, And a friend of harlots destroyeth wealth.
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CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
Whoso loveth wisdom rejoiceth his father: but he that keepeth company with harlots spendeth his substance.Proverbs 29:3 Parallel Commentaries
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But as soon as this thy son was come, which hath devoured thy living with harlots, thou hast killed for him the fatted calf.
Lest strangers be filled with thy wealth; and thy labours be in the house of a stranger;
For by means of a whorish woman a man is brought to a piece of bread: and the adulteress will hunt for the precious life.
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A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother.
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