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Proverbs 9:6

    Proverbs 9:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Forsake the foolish, and live; and go in the way of understanding.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Forsake the foolish, and live; and go in the way of understanding.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Leave off, ye simple ones, and live; And walk in the way of understanding.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Give up the simple ones and have life, and go in the way of knowledge.

    Webster's Revision

    Leave off, ye simple ones, and live; And walk in the way of understanding.

    World English Bible

    Leave your simple ways, and live. Walk in the way of understanding."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Leave off, ye simple ones, and live; and walk in the way of understanding.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 9:6

    Forsake the foolish - For the companion of fools must be a fool.

    And live - Answer the end for which thou wert born.