Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But they could not stand up to the wisdom and [power of] the Holy Spirit by which Stephen spoke.
And as he discussed the matters of doing right, and [maintaining] self control and the coming judgment, Felix became terrified and answered, "Go on away for now; I will call you back when it is convenient for me."
Agrippa said to Paul, "You expect to persuade me to be a Christian with such little effort [or, in such a short time]?"
2 Timothy 4:16
At my first defense [Note: Paul here refers to his initial hearing before the Roman court] no one supported me, but everyone deserted me. May it not be held against them.
For the Holy Spirit will teach you what you should say at that very time."
And they were not able to give an answer to these things.
As Paul was being brought into the headquarters building, he said to the commander, "Can I speak with you?" The commander replied [with surprise], "You know the Greek language?
1 Corinthians 1:27
But God chose what the world considers foolish [i.e., people with little apparent ability], in order to shame the "wise people." And He chose what the world considers weak in order to shame what it considers strong.