On the other hand, when a “scoffer” is rebuked, he responds with anger and hate (v.8). Because of his overinflated ego, he won’t listen when told he has erred.
A few days ago, I personally apologized to my wife and kids for a thing I did one evening. I hope it's a lesson fully grasped by our kids.
God's wisdom is to realize that at times we too have played the fool.