Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


A scorner seeketh wisdom, and findeth it not: but knowledge is easy unto him that understandeth.

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Proverbs 18:2
A fool will not take pleasure in understanding, but in expressing his heart.
Proverbs 26:12
[Do] you see a man wise in his own eyes? [There is more] hope for a fool than for him.
Isaiah 8:20
for teaching and for testimony?" {surely they [who] speak like this have no dawn}.
Jeremiah 8:9
[The] wise will be put to shame, they will be dismayed, and they will get taken. Look, they have rejected the word of Yahweh, and what [is] wisdom to them?
Matthew 6:22
"The eye is the lamp of the body. Therefore if your eye is sincere, your whole body will be full of light.
Matthew 11:25
At that time Jesus answered [and] said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these [things] from the wise and intelligent, and have revealed them to young children.
Romans 1:21
For [although they] knew God, they did not honor [him] as God or give thanks, but they became futile in their reasoning, and their senseless hearts were darkened.
Romans 9:31
But Israel, pursuing the law of righteousness, did not attain to the law.
1 Corinthians 3:18
Let no one deceive himself. If anyone thinks [himself] to be wise among you in this age, let him become a fool, in order that he may become wise.
1 Corinthians 8:2
If anyone thinks he knows anything, he has not yet known as it is necessary to know.
2 Peter 3:3
above all knowing this, that in the last days scoffers will come with scoffing, following according to their own desires


Proverbs 8:9
All of them are straight to him who understands, and upright to those who find knowledge.
Proverbs 17:24
He who understands sets [his] face [toward] wisdom, but the eyes of a fool, to the end of the earth.
Psalm 119:18
Uncover my eyes, that I may look at wonderful things from your law.
Matthew 13:11
And he answered [and] said to them, "To you it has been granted to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven, but to those [people] it has not been granted.
James 1:5
Now if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask for [it] from God, who gives to all without reservation and not reproaching, and it will be given to him.

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Proverbs 8:9
All of them are straight to him who understands, and upright to those who find knowledge.