Proverbs 15:21 King James Version (KJV)
Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: But a man of understanding walketh uprightly.
Proverbs 15:21 New International Version (NIV)
Folly brings joy to one who has no sense, but whoever has understanding keeps a straight course.
Proverbs 15:21 English Standard Version 2016 (ESV)
Folly is a joy to him who lacks sense, but a man of understanding walks straight ahead.
Proverbs 15:21 The Message (MSG)
The empty-headed treat life as a plaything; the perceptive grasp its meaning and make a go of it.
Proverbs 15:21 New American Standard Bible - NASB 1995 (NASB1995)
Folly is joy to him who lacks sense, But a man of understanding walks straight.
Proverbs 15:21 New Century Version (NCV)
A person without wisdom enjoys being foolish, but someone with understanding does what is right.
Proverbs 15:21 American Standard Version (ASV)
Folly is joy to him that is void of wisdom; But a man of understanding maketh straight his going.
Proverbs 15:21 New King James Version (NKJV)
Folly is joy to him who is destitute of discernment, But a man of understanding walks uprightly.
Proverbs 15:21 Amplified Bible (AMP)
Foolishness is joy to him who is without heart and lacks [intelligent, common] sense, But a man of understanding walks uprightly [making his course straight].
Proverbs 15:21 New Living Translation (NLT)
Foolishness brings joy to those with no sense; a sensible person stays on the right path.