Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Wisdom is too high for a fool: he openeth not his mouth in the gate.

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Proverbs 14:6
He mocking sought wisdom, and none: and knowledge being easy to him understanding.
Proverbs 15:24
The path of life is above to the understanding one, to depart from hades below.
Proverbs 17:24
Wisdom, is with the face of him understanding, and the eyes of the foolish one are in the ends of the earth.
Psalm 10:5
His ways will be in pain in all time; thy judgments high from before him: all his enemies he will puff at them.
Psalm 92:5
How great were thy works, O Jehovah! thy thoughts were very deep.
1 Corinthians 2:14
And the natural man receives not the things of the Spirit of God: for they are foolishness to him: and he cannot know, for they are spiritually examined.


Proverbs 22:22
Thou shalt not strip the poor because he is poor: and thou shalt not crush the humble in the gate.
Proverbs 31:8
Open thy mouth for the dumb, for the judgment of all the sons of the surviving.
Job 29:7
In my going forth to the gate upon the city, in the street I shall prepare my seat
Job 31:21
If I lifted up my hand against the orphan when I shall see, my help in the gate:
Isaiah 29:21
Leading a man into sin by a word, and laying snares for him doing justice in the gate, and they will turn aside the just one by vanity.
Amos 5:10
They hated him setting right in the gate, and they will abhor the perfect word.

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Proverbs 28:5
Men of evil shall not understand judgment: and they seeking Jehovah shall understand all.