Proverbs 10:1; Proverbs 15:20; Proverbs 17:2; Proverbs 17:25; Proverbs 19:13; Proverbs 19:26

The Proverbs of Solomon

10 cThe proverbs of Solomon.

dA wise son makes a glad father,

ebut a foolish son is a sorrow to his mother.


20  kA wise son makes a glad father,

but a foolish man despises his mother.


A servant who deals wisely will rule over na son who acts shamefully

and owill share the inheritance as one of the brothers.


25  nA foolish son is a grief to his father

tand bitterness to uher who bore him.


13  tA foolish son is ruin to his father,

and ua wife's quarreling is va continual dripping of rain.


26  He who does violence to his father and chases away his mother

is ua son who brings shame and reproach.