22 Bible Verses about

Benefits Of Wisdom

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Ecclesiastes 7:19

Wisdom strengthens a wise man more than ten rulers who are in a city.

Ecclesiastes 10:10

If the axe is dull and he does not sharpen its edge, then he must exert more strength. Wisdom has the advantage of giving success.

Ecclesiastes 7:11

Wisdom along with an inheritance is good And an advantage to those who see the sun.

Ecclesiastes 7:12

For wisdom is protection just as money is protection, But the advantage of knowledge is that wisdom preserves the lives of its possessors.

Proverbs 24:14

Know that wisdom is thus for your soul; If you find it, then there will be a future, And your hope will not be cut off.

Ecclesiastes 2:13

And I saw that wisdom excels folly as light excels darkness.

Proverbs 18:4

The words of a man's mouth are deep waters; The fountain of wisdom is a bubbling brook.

Ecclesiastes 4:13

A poor yet wise lad is better than an old and foolish king who no longer knows how to receive instruction.

Proverbs 19:8

He who gets wisdom loves his own soul; He who keeps understanding will find good.

Job 28:18

"Coral and crystal are not to be mentioned; And the acquisition of wisdom is above that of pearls.

Job 28:17

"Gold or glass cannot equal it, Nor can it be exchanged for articles of fine gold.

Job 28:15

"Pure gold cannot be given in exchange for it, Nor can silver be weighed as its price.

Job 28:16

"It cannot be valued in the gold of Ophir, In precious onyx, or sapphire.

Job 28:19

"The topaz of Ethiopia cannot equal it, Nor can it be valued in pure gold.

Proverbs 3:15

She is more precious than jewels; And nothing you desire compares with her.

Proverbs 8:11

"For wisdom is better than jewels; And all desirable things cannot compare with her.

Ecclesiastes 9:16

So I said, "Wisdom is better than strength." But the wisdom of the poor man is despised and his words are not heeded.

Ecclesiastes 9:18

Wisdom is better than weapons of war, but one sinner destroys much good.

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