Proverbs 1.7

“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.”

Proverbs 12.1

“Whoso loveth instruction loveth knowledge: but he that hateth reproof is brutish.”

Proverbs 13.8

“Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction: but he that regardeth reproof shall be honoured.”

Proverbs 15.10

“Correction is grievous unto him that forsaketh the way: and he that hateth reproof shall die.”

Proverbs 23.9

“Speak not in the ears of a fool: for he will despise the wisdom of thy words.”

Proverbs 26.4-5

4 “Answer not a fool according to his folly, lest thou also be like unto him.

5 Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit.”

Proverbs 26.12

“Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him.”