Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The simple inherit folly: but the prudent are crowned with knowledge.

Bible References

Inherit

Proverbs 3:35
The wise shall inherit glory; but shame shall be the promotion of fools.
Proverbs 11:29
He that troubles his own house shall inherit the wind, and the fool shall be slave to the wise of heart.
Jeremiah 16:19
O LORD, my strength, and my fortress, and my refuge in the time of the affliction; Gentiles shall come unto thee from the ends of the earth and shall say, Surely our fathers have inherited lies, vanity, and things in which there is no profit.
Jeremiah 44:17
But we will certainly do whatsoever thing goes forth out of our own mouth to burn incense unto the queen of heaven and to pour out drink offerings unto her as we have done, we, and our fathers, our kings, and our princes, in the cities of Judah, and in the streets of Jerusalem; for then had we plenty of victuals, and were well, and saw no evil.
Matthew 23:29
Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! because ye build the tombs of the prophets and adorn the sepulchres of the righteous
1 Peter 1:18
knowing that ye have been ransomed from your vain conversation (which you received from your fathers), not with corruptible things like silver and gold,

The prudent

Proverbs 4:7
Wisdom is the principal thing, therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.
Proverbs 11:30
The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and he that wins souls is wise.
Daniel 12:3
And those that understand shall shine as the brightness of the firmament; and those that teach righteousness to the multitude as the stars in perpetual eternity.
2 Timothy 4:8
from now on there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day, and not to me only, but unto all those also that have loved his appearing.
1 Peter 5:4
And when the great Prince of the pastors shall appear, ye shall receive the incorruptible crown of glory.