Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And beheld among the simple ones, I discerned among the youths, a young man void of understanding,
to give prudence to the simple, to the young man knowledge and discretion,
O ye simple, understand prudence, and, ye fools, be of an understanding heart.
A simple man believes every word, but the prudent man looks well to his going.
Smite a scoffer, and a simple man will learn prudence. And reprove him who has understanding, [and] he will understand knowledge.
A prudent man sees the evil, and hides himself, but the simple pass on, and suffer for it.
A prudent man sees the evil, [and] hides himself. The simple pass on, [and] suffer for it.
The law of LORD is perfect, restoring the soul. The testimony of LORD is sure, making a simple man wise.
The opening of thy words gives light. It gives understanding to the simple.
For such kind serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly. And by their smooth words and elegant speech they deceive the hearts of the naive.
He who commits adultery with a woman is void of understanding. He who would destroy his own soul does it.
He who is simple, let him turn in here. As for him who is void of understanding, she says to him,
In the lips of him who has discernment wisdom is found, but a rod is for the back of him who is void of understanding.
He who tills his land shall have plenty of bread, but he who pursues vanities is void of understanding.
Also, that the soul be without knowledge is not good. And he who hastens with his feet sins.
I went by the field of the sluggard, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding.
And Jesus said, Are ye also still without understanding?