Proverbs 26:16

English Standard Version

16 The sluggard is wiser in his own eyes than seven men who can answer sensibly. (Job 5:19; Pr 6:16; Pr 26:12; Pr 26:25)

New International Version

16 A sluggard is wiser in his own eyes than seven people who answer discreetly.

New Int. Readers Version

16 A person who doesn't want to work is wiser in his own eyes than seven people who give careful answers.

King James Version

16 The sluggard is wiser in his own conceit than seven men that can render a reason.