American Standard Version (ASV) – Proverbs 18:1 He that separateth himself seeketh his own desire, And rageth against all sound wisdom.
Amplified Bible (AMP) – Proverbs 18:1 HE WHO willfully separates and estranges himself [from God and man] seeks his own desire and pretext to break out against all wise and sound judgment.
Common English Bible (CEB) – Proverbs 18:1 Unfriendly people look out for themselves; they bicker with sensible people.
English Standard Version (ESV) – Proverbs 18:1 Whoever isolates himself seeks his own desire; he breaks out against all sound judgment.
Good News Translation (GNT) – Proverbs 18:1 People who do not get along with others are interested only in themselves; they will disagree with what everyone else knows is right.
God’s Word To The Nations (God’s word) – Proverbs 18:1 A loner is out to get what he wants for himself. He opposes all sound reasoning.
King James Version (KJV) – Proverbs 18:1 Through desire a man, having separated himself, seeketh and intermeddleth with all wisdom.
New Century Version (NCV) – Proverbs 18:1 Unfriendly people are selfish and hate all good sense.
New International Version (NIV) – Proverbs 18:1 An unfriendly person pursues selfish ends and against all sound judgment starts quarrels.
New King James Version (NKJV) – Proverbs 18:1 A man who isolates himself seeks his own desire; He rages against all wise judgment.
New Living Translation (NLT) – Proverbs 18:1 A recluse is self-indulgent, snarling at every sound principle of conduct.
Revised Standard Version (RSV) – Proverbs 18:1 He who is estranged seeks pretexts to break out against all sound judgment.
The Message Bible (MSG) – Proverbs 18:1 Loners who care only for themselves spit on the common good.
Updated King James Version (UKJV) – Proverbs 18:1 Through desire a man, having separated himself, seeks and intermeddles with all wisdom.