Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
There is a way that seems right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.
Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
Woe unto those that call evil good and good evil; that put darkness for light and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter!
How do ye say, We are wise, and the law of the LORD is with us? Behold, certainly in vain did he make the pen; the scribes were in vain.
Have any of the princes or of the Pharisees believed on him?
And Jesus said, For judgment I have come into this world, that those who do not see might see and that those who see might be blinded.
Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools
and art confident that thou thyself art a guide of the blind, a light of those who are in darkness,
1 Corinthians 1:19
For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent.
1 Corinthians 3:18
Let no one deceive himself. If any one among you seems to be wise in this age, let them become a fool that they may be wise.
Who is wise and ready among you? let him show out of a good conversation his works in meekness of wisdom.
2 Peter 1:9
But he that lacks these things is blind and walks feeling the way with his hand, having forgotten that he was purged from his old sins.
2 Peter 2:18
For speaking arrogant words of vanity, they allure through the lusts of the flesh, through much wantonness, those that were clean escaped from those who converse in error,
Because thou sayest, I am rich and increased with goods and have need of nothing and knowest not that thou art wretched and miserable and poor and blind and naked,