Proverbs 9:7
He who corrects a mocker brings shame on himself; he who rebukes a wicked man taints himself.
Cross References
Job 5:17
Blessed indeed is the man whom God corrects; so do not despise the discipline of the Almighty.

Proverbs 13:1
A wise son heeds his father's discipline, but a mocker does not listen to rebuke.

Proverbs 23:9
Do not speak to a fool, for he will despise the wisdom of your words.

Isaiah 36:21
But the people remained silent and did not answer a word, for Hezekiah had commanded, "Do not answer him."

Treasury of Scripture
He that reproves a scorner gets to himself shame: and he that rebukes a wicked man gets himself a blot.

Proverbs 15:12
A scorner loveth not one that reproveth him: neither will he go unto the wise.

Genesis 19:8,9
Behold now, I have two daughters which have not known man; let me, I pray you, bring them out unto you, and do ye to them as is good in your eyes: only unto these men do nothing; for therefore came they under the shadow of my roof…

1 Kings 18:17
And it came to pass, when Ahab saw Elijah, that Ahab said unto him, Art thou he that troubleth Israel?


Proverbs 9:6
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