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Proverbs 18:15

    Proverbs 18:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; and the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The heart of the prudent gets knowledge; and the ear of the wise seeks knowledge.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; And the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    The heart of the man of good sense gets knowledge; the ear of the wise is searching for knowledge.

    Webster's Revision

    The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; And the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge.

    World English Bible

    The heart of the discerning gets knowledge. The ear of the wise seeks knowledge.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; and the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge.

    Definitions for Proverbs 18:15

    Ear - To work, till, or plough the ground.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 18:15

    With the wise and prudent there is no loss of time. "Heart" and "ear" - the mind working within, or gathering from without materials for its thought - are, through this channel or that, ever gaining knowledge.