What does Proverbs 26:4-5 mean to you?

Proverbs 26:4-5 King James Version (KJV) 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 26:4-5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 4 Do not answer fools according to their folly, or you will be a fool... show more Proverbs 26:4-5 King James Version (KJV)
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 26:4-5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
4 Do not answer fools according to their folly, or you will be a fool yourself.
5 Answer fools according to their folly, or they will be wise in their own eyes.
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