Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Wise

Job 5:12
He frustrates the plans of the crafty so that their hands cannot accomplish what they had planned!
Psalm 49:10
Surely one sees that even wise people die; fools and spiritually insensitive people all pass away and leave their wealth to others.
Ecclesiastes 2:13
I realized that wisdom is preferable to folly, just as light is preferable to darkness:
Ecclesiastes 9:11
Again, I observed this on the earth: the race is not always won by the swiftest, the battle is not always won by the strongest; prosperity does not always belong to those who are the wisest, wealth does not always belong to those who are the most discerning, nor does success always come to those with the most knowledge -- for time and chance may overcome them all.
Isaiah 5:21
Those who think they are wise are as good as dead, those who think they possess understanding.
Isaiah 10:12
But when the sovereign master finishes judging Mount Zion and Jerusalem, then I will punish the king of Assyria for what he has proudly planned and for the arrogant attitude he displays.
Ezekiel 28:2
"Son of man, say to the prince of Tyre, 'This is what the sovereign Lord says: "'Your heart is proud and you said, "I am a god; I sit in the seat of gods, in the heart of the seas" -- yet you are a man and not a god, though you think you are godlike.
Romans 1:22
Although they claimed to be wise, they became fools
1 Corinthians 1:19
For it is written, "I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and I will thwart the cleverness of the intelligent."
1 Corinthians 3:18
Guard against self-deception, each of you. If someone among you thinks he is wise in this age, let him become foolish so that he can become wise.
James 3:14
But if you have bitter jealousy and selfishness in your hearts, do not boast and tell lies against the truth.

Neither

Deuteronomy 8:17
Be careful not to say, "My own ability and skill have gotten me this wealth."
1 Samuel 17:4
Then a champion came out from the camp of the Philistines. His name was Goliath; he was from Gath. He was close to seven feet tall.
1 Kings 20:10
Ben Hadad sent another message to him, "May the gods judge me severely if there is enough dirt left in Samaria for my soldiers to scoop up in their hands."
Psalm 33:16
No king is delivered by his vast army; a warrior is not saved by his great might.
Isaiah 10:8
Indeed, he says: "Are not my officials all kings?
Isaiah 36:8
Now make a deal with my master the king of Assyria, and I will give you two thousand horses, provided you can find enough riders for them.
Ezekiel 29:9
The land of Egypt will become a desolate ruin. Then they will know that I am the Lord. Because he said, "The Nile is mine and I made it,"
Daniel 3:15
Now if you are ready, when you hear the sound of the horn, flute, zither, trigon, harp, pipes, and all kinds of music, you must bow down and pay homage to the statue that I had made. If you don't pay homage to it, you will immediately be thrown into the midst of the furnace of blazing fire. Now, who is that god who can rescue you from my power?"
Daniel 4:30
The king uttered these words: "Is this not the great Babylon that I have built for a royal residence by my own mighty strength and for my majestic honor?"
Daniel 5:18
As for you, O king, the most high God bestowed on your father Nebuchadnezzar a kingdom, greatness, honor, and majesty.
Amos 2:14
Fast runners will find no place to hide; strong men will have no strength left; warriors will not be able to save their lives.
Acts 12:22
But the crowd began to shout, "The voice of a god, and not of a man!"

General references

Proverbs 21:30
There is no wisdom and there is no understanding, and there is no counsel against the Lord.
1 Corinthians 1:29
so that no one can boast in his presence.
2 Corinthians 10:17
But the one who boasts must boast in the Lord.

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