1 Kings 12:8

But he forsook the counsel of the old men which they had given him, and took counsel with the young men who had grown up with him, who stood before him.

Alternate Versions of 1 Kings 12-8

A Conservative Version: 1 Kings 12:8
But he forsook the counsel of the old men, which they had given him, and took counsel with the young men that grew up with him, who stood before him.

American Standard Version: 1 Kings 12:8
But he forsook the counsel of the old men which they had given him, and took counsel with the young men that were grown up with him, that stood before him.

Bible in Basic English: 1 Kings 12:8
But he gave no attention to the opinion of the old men, and went to the young men of his generation who were waiting before him:

Darby English Bible: 1 Kings 12:8
But he forsook the advice of the old men which they had given him, and consulted with the young men, who had grown up with him, that stood before him.

King James Version: 1 Kings 12:8
But he forsook the counsel of the old men, which they had given him, and consulted with the young men that were grown up with him, and which stood before him:

King James Version (UK): 1 Kings 12:8
But he forsook the counsel of the old men, which they had given him, and consulted with the young men that were grown up with him, and which stood before him:

Webster's: 1 Kings 12:8
But he forsook the counsel of the old men, which they had given him, and consulted with the young men that had grown up with him, and who stood before him:

Youngs Literal Translation: 1 Kings 12:8
And he forsaketh the counsel of the elders which they counselled him, and consulteth with the lads who have grown up with him, who are standing before him;

Verses Related to 1 Kings 12-8

Proverbs 1:25
But you have ignored all my counsel, And wanted none of my reproof;

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They wanted none of my counsel. They despised all my reproof.

Proverbs 13:20
One who walks with wise men grows wise, But a companion of fools suffers harm.

Proverbs 19:20
Listen to counsel and receive instruction, That you may be wise in your latter end.

Proverbs 24:7
Wisdom is too high for a fool: He doesn't open his mouth in the gate.

Proverbs 25:12
As an ear-ring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, So is a wise reprover to an obedient ear.