Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

The simple

Proverbs 1:4
to give prudence to the simple, to the young man knowledge and discretion,
Proverbs 8:5
O ye simple, understand prudence, and, ye fools, be of an understanding heart.
Proverbs 14:15
A simple man believes every word, but the prudent man looks well to his going.
Proverbs 19:25
Smite a scoffer, and a simple man will learn prudence. And reprove him who has understanding, [and] he will understand knowledge.
Proverbs 22:3
A prudent man sees the evil, and hides himself, but the simple pass on, and suffer for it.
Proverbs 27:12
A prudent man sees the evil, [and] hides himself. The simple pass on, [and] suffer for it.
Psalm 19:7
The law of LORD is perfect, restoring the soul. The testimony of LORD is sure, making a simple man wise.
Psalm 119:130
The opening of thy words gives light. It gives understanding to the simple.
Romans 16:18
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.


Proverbs 6:32
He who commits adultery with a woman is void of understanding. He who would destroy his own soul does it.
Proverbs 9:4
He who is simple, let him turn in here. As for him who is void of understanding, she says to him,
Proverbs 10:13
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.
Proverbs 12:11
He who tills his land shall have plenty of bread, but he who pursues vanities is void of understanding.
Proverbs 19:2
Also, that the soul be without knowledge is not good. And he who hastens with his feet sins.
Proverbs 24:30
I went by the field of the sluggard, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding.
Matthew 15:16
And Jesus said, Are ye also still without understanding?