Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
A wise man feareth, and departeth from evil: but the fool rageth, and is confident.
Be not wise in thine own eyes. Fear LORD, and depart from evil.
By mercy and truth iniquity is atoned for, and by the fear of LORD men depart from evil.
A prudent man sees the evil, and hides himself, but the simple pass on, and suffer for it.
And Esau said, I have enough, my brother, let that which thou have be thine.
And Joseph said to them the third day, This do, and live, for I fear God:
But the former governors who were before me charged the people, and took bread and wine from them, besides forty shekels of silver. Yes, even their servants bore rule over the people. But I did not so, because of the fear of God.
if I have lifted up my hand against the fatherless, because I saw my help in the gate,
My flesh trembles for fear of thee, and I am afraid of thy judgments.
1 Thessalonians 5:22
Abstain from all appearance of evil.
He goes after her straightaway, as an ox goes to the slaughter, or as a fool to the correction of the stocks,
Happy is the man who fears always, but he who hardens his heart shall fall into mischief.
If a wise man has a controversy with a foolish man, whether he be angry or laugh, there will be no rest.
1 Kings 19:2
Then Jezebel send a messenger to Elijah, saying, So let the gods do to me, and more also, if I do not make thy life as the life of one of them by tomorrow about this time.
1 Kings 20:10
And Ben-hadad sent to him, and said, The gods do so to me, and more also, if the dust of Samaria shall suffice for handfuls for all the people that follow me.
The beginning of the words of his mouth is foolishness, and the end of his talk is mischievous madness.
For Herod himself having sent forth, he arrested John, and bound him in prison because of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife, because he married her.
And those of the Pharisees who were with him heard these things, and they said to him, Are we also blind?