Cross-references

Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 14:16 in English Standard Version

"One who is wise is cautious and turns away from evil, but a fool is reckless and careless."

  • Job 28:28 And he said to man, ‘Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom, and to turn away from evil is understanding.’”
  • Ps 34:14 Turn away from evil and do good; seek peace and pursue it.
  • Pr 3:7 Be not wise in your own eyes; fear the Lord, and turn away from evil.
  • Pr 22:3 The prudent sees danger and hides himself, but the simple go on and suffer for it.
  • Pr 27:12 The prudent sees danger and hides himself, but the simple go on and suffer for it.