A reproof enters more into a wise man than an hundred stripes into a fool.
or a reproof aweth more a wise man than to strike a fool an hundred times.
Proverbs 9:8,9 Reprove not a scorner, lest he hate you: rebuke a wise man, and he will love you...
Proverbs 13:1 A wise son hears his father's instruction: but a scorner hears not rebuke.
Proverbs 15:5 A fool despises his father's instruction: but he that regards reproof is prudent.
Proverbs 19:25 Smite a scorner, and the simple will beware: and reprove one that has understanding, and he will understand knowledge.
Proverbs 27:22 Though you should bray a fool in a mortar among wheat with a pestle, yet will not his foolishness depart from him.
Proverbs 29:19 A servant will not be corrected by words: for though he understand he will not answer.
Psalm 141:5 Let the righteous smite me; it shall be a kindness: and let him reprove me; it shall be an excellent oil, which shall not break my head...
Revelation 3:19 As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.