Proverbs 12:15
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New Living Translation
Fools think their own way is right, but the wise listen to others.

King James Bible
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise.

Darby Bible Translation
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes; but he that is wise hearkeneth unto counsel.

World English Bible
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, but he who is wise listens to counsel.

Young's Literal Translation
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, And whoso is hearkening to counsel is wise.

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

12:15 Hearkeneth - That distrusts his own judgments, and seeks counsel from others.

Proverbs 12:15 Parallel Commentaries

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"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

Proverbs
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
Proverbs 14:12
There is a path before each person that seems right, but it ends in death.

Proverbs 16:2
People may be pure in their own eyes, but the LORD examines their motives.

Proverbs 16:25
There is a path before each person that seems right, but it ends in death.

Proverbs 19:20
Get all the advice and instruction you can, so you will be wise the rest of your life.

Proverbs 21:2
People may be right in their own eyes, but the LORD examines their heart.

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