Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The wise shall inherit glory: but shame shall be the promotion of fools.

General references

Bible References

Wise

Proverbs 4:8
Prize her, and she will exalt you;
She will honor you if you embrace her.
1 Samuel 2:30
Therefore the Lord God of Israel declares, ‘I did indeed say that your house and the house of your father should walk before Me forever’; but now the Lord declares, ‘Far be it from Me—for those who honor Me I will honor, and those who despise Me will be lightly esteemed.
Psalm 73:24
With Your counsel You will guide me,
And afterward receive me to glory.

But

Proverbs 13:8
The ransom of a man’s life is his wealth,
But the poor hears no rebuke.
Psalm 132:18
“His enemies I will clothe with shame,
But upon himself his crown shall shine.”
Isaiah 65:13
Therefore, thus says the Lord God,
“Behold, My servants will eat, but you will be hungry.
Behold, My servants will drink, but you will be thirsty.
Behold, My servants will rejoice, but you will be put to shame.
Daniel 12:2
Many of those who sleep in the dust of the ground will awake, these to everlasting life, but the others to disgrace and everlasting contempt.

General references

Proverbs 4:8
Prize her, and she will exalt you;
She will honor you if you embrace her.