Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 13:13 in English Standard Version "Whoever despises the word brings destruction on himself, but he who reveres the commandment will be rewarded." Nu 15:31 Because he has despised the word of the Lord and has broken his commandment, that person shall be utterly cut off; his iniquity shall be on him.” De 30:14 But the word is very near you. It is in your mouth and in your heart, so that you can do it. 2Ch 36:16 But they kept mocking the messengers of God, despising his words and scoffing at his prophets, until the wrath of the Lord rose against his people, until there was no remedy. Pr 13:21 Disaster pursues sinners, but the righteous are rewarded with good. Pr 16:20 Whoever gives thought to the word will discover good, and blessed is he who trusts in the Lord. Pr 19:16 Whoever keeps the commandment keeps his life; he who despises his ways will die.