Proverbs 12:1
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New Living Translation
To learn, you must love discipline; it is stupid to hate correction.

King James Bible
Whoso loveth instruction loveth knowledge: but he that hateth reproof is brutish.

Darby Bible Translation
Whoso loveth discipline loveth knowledge, but he that hateth reproof is brutish.

World English Bible
Whoever loves correction loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is stupid.

Young's Literal Translation
Whoso is loving instruction, is loving knowledge, And whoso is hating reproof is brutish.

Proverbs 12:1 Parallel
Proverbs 12:1 Parallel Commentaries
"But Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God, and his Righteousness, and all These Things Shall be Added unto You. "
Matth. vi. 33.--"But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness, and all these things shall be added unto you." The perfection even of the most upright creature, speaks always some imperfection in comparison of God, who is most perfect. The heavens, the sun and moon, in respect of lower things here, how glorious do they appear, and without spot! But behold, they are not clean in God's sight! How far are the angels above us who dwell in clay! They appear to be a pure mass of light and
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

Many specimens of the so-called Wisdom Literature are preserved for us in the book of Proverbs, for its contents are by no means confined to what we call proverbs. The first nine chapters constitute a continuous discourse, almost in the manner of a sermon; and of the last two chapters, ch. xxx. is largely made up of enigmas, and xxxi. is in part a description of the good housewife. All, however, are rightly subsumed under the idea of wisdom, which to the Hebrew had always moral relations. The Hebrew
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Psalm 50:17
For you refuse my discipline and treat my words like trash.

Proverbs 5:12
You will say, "How I hated discipline! If only I had not ignored all the warnings!

Proverbs 8:36
But those who miss me injure themselves. All who hate me love death."

Proverbs 11:31
If the righteous are rewarded here on earth, what will happen to wicked sinners?

Proverbs 12:2
The LORD approves of those who are good, but he condemns those who plan wickedness.

Proverbs 30:2
I am too stupid to be human, and I lack common sense.

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