Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The wisdom of the prudent is to understand his way: but the folly of fools is deceit.

Bible References

Wisdom

Proverbs 2:9
Then you will understand righteousness and justice and uprightness--every good course--
Proverbs 8:20
In the way of righteousness I walk, in the midst of paths of justice,
Psalm 111:10
The fear of Yahweh [is the] beginning of wisdom; all who do them have a good understanding. His praise endures forever.
Psalm 119:5
Oh that my ways were steadfast, to keep your statutes!
Psalm 143:8
Cause me to hear your loyal love in the morning, for I trust you. Cause me to know the way that I should go, for I lift up my soul to you.
Ephesians 5:17
Because of this do not become foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord [is].
Colossians 1:9
Because of this also we, from the day we heard about [it], did not cease praying for you, and asking that you may be filled [with] the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual insight,
2 Timothy 3:15
and that from childhood you have known the holy writings that are able [to make] you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
James 3:13
Who [is] wise and understanding among you? Let him show by his good behavior his works, with the humility of wisdom.

Folly

Proverbs 11:18
The wicked earns {deceptive gain}, but he who sows righteousness, a {true reward}.
Jeremiah 13:20
Lift up your eyes and see those coming from [the] north. Where [is] the flock that was given to you, {your magnificent flock}?
Ephesians 4:22
[that] you take off, according to your former way of life, the old man, who is being destroyed according to deceitful desires,
2 Timothy 3:13
But evil people and imposters will progress to the worse, deceiving and being deceived.