Proverbs 11:12 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Proverbs 11:12, NIV: Whoever derides their neighbor has no sense, but the one who has understanding holds their tongue.
Proverbs 11:12, ESV: Whoever belittles his neighbor lacks sense, but a man of understanding remains silent.
Proverbs 11:12, KJV: He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace.
Proverbs 11:12, NASB: One who despises his neighbor lacks sense, But a person of understanding keeps silent.
Proverbs 11:12, NLT: It is foolish to belittle one's neighbor; a sensible person keeps quiet.
Proverbs 11:12, CSB: Whoever shows contempt for his neighbor lacks sense, but a person with understanding keeps silent.