Proverbs 18:1
He who isolates himself pursues selfish desires; he rebels against all sound judgment.
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Proverbs 2:1-6
My son, if you accept my words and hide my commandments within you, . . .

Matthew 13:11, 44
He replied, "The knowledge of the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven has been given to you, but not to them. . . .

Mark 4:11
And He told them, "The mystery of the kingdom of God has been given to you, but to those on the outside, everything is expressed in parables,

Ephesians 5:15-17
Pay careful attention, then, to how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, . . .


Proverbs 14:10
The heart knows its own bitterness, and no stranger shares in its joy.

Proverbs 17:14
To start a quarrel is to release a flood; so abandon the dispute before it breaks out.

Proverbs 20:3, 19
It is honorable for a man to resolve a dispute, but any fool will quarrel. . . .

Proverbs 24:21
My son, fear the LORD and the king, and do not associate with the rebellious.

Proverbs 26:17
Like one who grabs a dog by the ears is a passer-by who meddles in a quarrel not his own.

Isaiah 26:8, 9
Yes, we wait for You, O LORD; we walk in the path of Your judgments. Your name and renown are the desire of our souls. . . .

Jeremiah 15:17
I never sat with the band of revelers, and I did not celebrate with them. Because Your hand was on me, I sat alone, for You have filled me with indignation.

Matthew 22:35
One of them, an expert in the law, tested Him with a question:

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He who separates himself seeks his own desire, He quarrels against all sound wisdom.

King James Bible
Through desire a man, having separated himself, seeketh and intermeddleth with all wisdom.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
One who isolates himself pursues selfish desires; he rebels against all sound judgment.

International Standard Version
Whoever isolates himself pursues selfish ends; he resists all sound advice.

NET Bible
One who has isolated himself seeks his own desires; he rejects all sound judgment.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
In his idleness one meditates on lust and mocks at good instruction.
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