Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For wrath killeth the foolish man, and envy slayeth the silly one.

General references

Bible References


Job 18:4
One tearing in pieces his own soul in his anger, - For thy sake, shall the earth be forsaken? or the rock be moved out of its place?
Jonah 4:9
Then said God unto Jonah, Art thou rightly angry over the gourd? And he said, I am rightly angry, unto death.

The foolish

Psalm 14:1
The impious hath said in his heart - There is no God! They have acted corruptly, they have done an abominable deed, there is none that doeth good.
Psalm 75:4
I have said to the boasters, Do not boast, And to the lawless, Do not lift up a horn;
Psalm 92:6
A man that is brutish, cannot know, And, dullard, cannot discern this: -
Psalm 107:17
The perverse, by reason of their transgression, and on account of their iniquities, are afflicted;
Proverbs 1:22
How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? and, scoffers, in scoffing, delight them? and, dullards, hate knowledge?
Proverbs 8:5
Understand, ye simple ones, shrewdness, and, ye dullards understand sense;
Ecclesiastes 7:9
Do not be rash in thy spirit, to be indignant, - for, indignation, in the bosom of dullards, doth remain.


Hosea 7:11
So then, Ephraim, hath become, like a simple dove, having no understanding, on Egypt, have they called, to Assyria, have they gone,
2 Timothy 3:6
For, of these, are they who enter into the houses, and captivate silly women, women laden with sins, led on by manifold covetings,

General references

Genesis 4:6
So then Yahweh said unto Cain, - Wherefore hath it angered thee, and wherefore hath thy countenance fallen?
Daniel 2:12
For this cause, the king, was provoked and exceedingly indignant, - and gave word to destroy all the wise men of Babylon;