Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace.

Bible References


Judges 9:27
They went out [into] the field and harvested their vineyards and trod [them], and they {held a festival}. And they went [into] the temple of their god, and they ate and drank and cursed Abimelech.
Nehemiah 4:2
Then he said before his brothers and the army of Samaria, "What are the feeble Jews doing? Will they restore [these things] for themselves? Will they sacrifice? Will they finish it in a day? Will they revive the stones from the piles of rubble--even those burned up?"
Psalm 123:3
Be gracious to us, O Yahweh, be gracious to us, for long enough we have had our fill of contempt.
Luke 16:14
Now the Pharisees, who were lovers of money, heard all these [things], and they ridiculed him.
Luke 18:9
And he also told this parable to some who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and looked down on {everyone else}:
John 7:48
{None} of the rulers or of the Pharisees have believed in him, [have they]?

A man

Proverbs 10:19
In many words, transgression is not lacking, but he who restrains his lips is prudent.
1 Samuel 10:27
However, some {worthless men} said, "How can this [man] deliver us?" So they despised him and brought no gift to him, but he kept silent.
2 Kings 18:36
The people were silent, and they did not answer him a word, for the command of that king was saying, "You shall not answer him."
1 Peter 2:23
who [when he] was reviled, did not revile in return; [when] suffering, he did not threaten, but entrusted [himself] to the one who judges justly,