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Proverbs 21:9-11 American Standard Version (ASV)

It is better to dwell in the corner of the housetop,
Than with a contentious woman in [a]a wide house.
10 The soul of the wicked desireth evil:
His neighbor findeth no favor in his eyes.
11 When the scoffer is punished, the simple is made wise;
And [b]when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 21:9 Or, a house in common. Hebrew a house of society.
  2. Proverbs 21:11 Or, when one considereth the wise
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