Proverbs 27:12
The prudent see danger and take cover; but the simple keep going and pay the penalty.
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Proverbs 18:10
The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.

Proverbs 22:3
The prudent see danger and take cover, but the simple keep going and suffer the consequences.

Exodus 9:20, 21
Those among Pharaoh's officials who feared the word of the LORD hurried to bring their servants and livestock to shelter, . . .

Psalm 57:1-3
Have mercy on me, O God, have mercy, for in You my soul takes refuge. In the shadow of Your wings I will take shelter until the danger has passed. . . .

Isaiah 26:20, 21
Go, my people, enter your rooms and shut your doors behind you. Hide yourselves a little while until the wrath has passed. . . .

Matthew 3:7
But when John saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees coming to his place of baptism, he said to them, "You brood of vipers, who warned you to flee from the coming wrath?

Hebrews 6:18
Thus by two unchangeable things in which it is impossible for God to lie, we who have fled to take hold of the hope set before us may be strongly encouraged.

Hebrews 11:7
By faith Noah, when warned about things not yet seen, in godly fear built an ark to save his family. By faith he condemned the world and became heir of the righteousness that comes by faith.

2 Peter 3:7, 10-14
And by that same word, the present heavens and earth are reserved for fire, kept for the day of judgment and destruction of ungodly men. . . .

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
A prudent man sees evil and hides himself, The naive proceed and pay the penalty.

King James Bible
A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself; but the simple pass on, and are punished.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A sensible person sees danger and takes cover; the inexperienced keep going and are punished.

International Standard Version
Those who are prudent see danger and take refuge, but the na�ve continue on and suffer the consequences.

NET Bible
A shrewd person sees danger and hides himself, but the naive keep right on going and suffer for it.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
A cunning man sees evil and is hidden, but fools have passed by it and have suffered loss.
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