Proverbs 15:7; Proverbs 15:14; Proverbs 15:20–21; Proverbs 15:24

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Proverbs 15:7

nThe lips of the wise spread knowledge;

nnot so the hearts of fools.1

Proverbs 15:14

14  zThe heart of him who has understanding seeks knowledge,

but the mouths of fools feed on folly.

Proverbs 15:20–21

20  kA wise son makes a glad father,

but a foolish man despises his mother.

21  lFolly is a joy to him who lacks sense,

but a man of understanding mwalks straight ahead.

Proverbs 15:24

24  The path of life leads upward pfor the prudent,

that he may turn away from Sheol beneath.