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 Jehovah, and depart from evil:
By loving-kindness and truth iniquity is atoned for; and by the fear of Jehovah men depart from evil.
A prudent man seeth the evil, and hideth himself; but the simple pass on, and are punished.
And Esau said, I have enough, my brother; let what thou hast be thine.
And Joseph said to them the third day, This do, that ye may live: I fear God.
But the former governors that were before me had been chargeable to the people, and had taken of them bread and wine, besides forty shekels of silver: 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 an orphan, because I saw my help in the gate:
My flesh shuddereth for fear of thee; and I am afraid of thy judgments.
1 Thessalonians 5:22
hold aloof from every form of wickedness.
He went after her straightway, as an ox goeth to the slaughter, and as stocks serve for the correction of the fool;
Happy is the man that feareth always; but he that hardeneth his heart shall fall into evil.
If a wise man contendeth with a fool, whether he rage or laugh, he hath no rest.
1 Kings 19:2
And Jezebel sent a messenger to Elijah saying, So do the gods to me, and more also, if I make not thy life as the life of one of them by to-morrow 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 folly; and the end of his talk is mischievous madness.
For the same Herod had sent and seized John, and had bound him in prison on account of Herodias, the wife of Philip his brother, because he had married her.
And some of the Pharisees who were with him heard these things, and they said to him, Are we blind also?