Proverbs 8:5 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Proverbs 8:5, NIV: "You who are simple, gain prudence; you who are foolish, set your hearts on it."
Proverbs 8:5, ESV: "O simple ones, learn prudence; O fools, learn sense."
Proverbs 8:5, KJV: "O ye simple, understand wisdom: and, ye fools, be ye of an understanding heart."
Proverbs 8:5, NASB: "'O naive ones, understand prudence; And, O fools, understand wisdom."
Proverbs 8:5, NLT: "You simple people, use good judgment. You foolish people, show some understanding."
Proverbs 8:5, CSB: "Learn to be shrewd, you who are inexperienced; develop common sense, you who are foolish."