"For you hate discipline, and you cast My words behind you."

Psalm 50:17


"My son, do not reject the discipline of the LORD or loathe His reproof."

Proverbs 3:11


"For the commandment is a lamp and the teaching is light; and reproofs for discipline are the way of life."

Proverbs 6:23


"A wise son accepts his father's discipline, but a scoffer does not listen to rebuke."

Proverbs 13:1


"Poverty and shame will come to him who neglects discipline, but he who regards reproof will be honored."

Proverbs 13:18


"Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord."

Ephesians 6:4


"For even though I am absent in body, nevertheless I am with you in spirit, rejoicing to see your good discipline and the stability of your faith in Christ."

Colossians 2:5


"Have nothing to do with worldly fables fit only for old women. On the other hand, discipline yourself for the purpose of godliness; for bodily discipline is only of little profit, but godliness is profitable for all things, since it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come."

1 Timothy 4:7


"God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and discipline."

2 Timothy 1:7


"All discipline for the moment seems not to be joyful, but sorrowful; yet to those who have been trained by it, afterwards it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness."

Hebrews 12:11


"Those whom I love, I reprove and discipline; therefore be zealous and repent."

Revelation 3:19



"A fool rejects his father's discipline, but he who regards reproof is sensible."

Proverbs 15:5


"Grievous punishment is for him who forsakes the way; he who hates reproof will die."

Proverbs 15:10


"He who neglects discipline despises himself, but he who listens to reproof acquires understanding."

Proverbs 15:32


"Understanding is a fountain of life to one who has it, but the discipline of fools is folly."

Proverbs 16:22


"Discipline your son while there is hope, and do not desire his death."

Proverbs 19:18


"Cease listening, my son, to discipline, and you will stray from the words of knowledge."

Proverbs 19:27


"Foolishness is bound up in the heart of a child; the rod of discipline will remove it far from him."

Proverbs 22:15


"Apply your heart to discipline and your ears to words of knowledge."

Proverbs 23:12


"Do not hold back discipline from the child."

Proverbs 23:13