Proverbs 8:5

O rsimple ones, learn sprudence;

O tfools, learn sense.

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Proverbs 8:5 — The New International Version (NIV)

You who are simple, gain prudence;

you who are foolish, set your hearts on it.

Proverbs 8:5 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

O ye simple, understand wisdom:

And, ye fools, be ye of an understanding heart.

Proverbs 8:5 — New Living Translation (NLT)

You simple people, use good judgment.

You foolish people, show some understanding.

Proverbs 8:5 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

O you simple ones, understand prudence,

And you fools, be of an understanding heart.

Proverbs 8:5 — New Century Version (NCV)

You who are uneducated, seek wisdom.

You who are foolish, get understanding.

Proverbs 8:5 — American Standard Version (ASV)

O ye simple, understand prudence;

And, ye fools, be of an understanding heart.

Proverbs 8:5 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

O ye simple, understand prudence; and ye foolish, understand sense.

Proverbs 8:5 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

You gullible people, learn how to be sensible. 

You fools, get a heart that has understanding. 

Proverbs 8:5 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

Learn to be shrewd, you who are inexperienced;

develop common sense, you who are foolish.

Proverbs 8:5 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

O simple ones, learn prudence;

acquire intelligence, you who lack it.

Proverbs 8:5 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

Learn prudence, O simple ones;

fools, learn intelligence.

Proverbs 8:5 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

You who are childish, get some good sense.

You who are foolish, gain understanding.

Proverbs 8:5 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

“O naive ones, understand prudence;

And, O fools, understand wisdom.

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