Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For wrath killeth the foolish man, and envy slayeth the silly one.
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?
Then said God unto Jonah, Art thou rightly angry over the gourd? And he said, I am rightly angry, unto death.
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.
I have said to the boasters, Do not boast, And to the lawless, Do not lift up a horn;
A man that is brutish, cannot know, And, dullard, cannot discern this: -
The perverse, by reason of their transgression, and on account of their iniquities, are afflicted;
How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? and, scoffers, in scoffing, delight them? and, dullards, hate knowledge?
Understand, ye simple ones, shrewdness, and, ye dullards understand sense;
Do not be rash in thy spirit, to be indignant, - for, indignation, in the bosom of dullards, doth remain.
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,
So then Yahweh said unto Cain, - Wherefore hath it angered thee, and wherefore hath thy countenance fallen?
For this cause, the king, was provoked and exceedingly indignant, - and gave word to destroy all the wise men of Babylon;