10 Where there is strife, there is pride, but wisdom is found in those who take advice.

Other Translations of Proverbs 13:10

King James Version

10 Only by pride cometh contention: but with the well advised is wisdom.

English Standard Version

10 By insolence comes nothing but strife, but with those who take advice is wisdom.

The Message

10 Arrogant know-it-alls stir up discord, but wise men and women listen to each other's counsel.

New King James Version

10 By pride comes nothing but strife, But with the well-advised is wisdom.

New Living Translation

10 Pride leads to conflict; those who take advice are wise.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 13:10

Commentary on Proverbs 13:10

(Read Proverbs 13:10)

All contentions, whether between private persons, families, churches, or nations, are begun and carried forward by pride. Disputes would be easily prevented or ended, if it were not for pride.