Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

The simple

Proverbs 1:4
to give prudence to the simple, and to the young men knowledge and council.
Proverbs 8:5
O ye simple, understand prudence; and, ye fools, be ye of an understanding heart.
Proverbs 14:15
The simple believes every word, but the prudent man understands his steps.
Proverbs 19:25
Smite a scorner, and the simple will become prudent, and reproving one that has understanding, he will understand knowledge.
Proverbs 22:3
A prudent man foresees the evil and hides himself, but the simple pass on and receive hurt.
Proverbs 27:12
A prudent man foresees the evil and hides himself, but the simple pass on and are hurt by it.
Psalm 19:7
The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul; the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple.
Psalm 119:130
The exposition of thy words gives light; it gives understanding unto the simple.
Romans 16:18
For they that are such do not serve our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly and by smooth words and blessings deceive the hearts of the simple.


Proverbs 6:32
But whosoever commits adultery with a woman has a fault in his heart; he that does it corrupts his own soul.
Proverbs 9:4
whosoever is simple, let him turn in here; as for those that lack understanding, , she saith unto him,
Proverbs 10:13
In the lips of the prudent wisdom is found and is a rod unto the back of him that is void of understanding.
Proverbs 12:11
He that tills his land shall be satisfied with bread, but he that follows vain persons is void of understanding.
Proverbs 19:2
That the soul be without wisdom is not good, and he that hastens with his feet sins.
Proverbs 24:30
I went by the field of the slothful and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding,
Jeremiah 4:22
For my people are foolish; the ignorant sons with no understanding have not known me; they are wise to do evil, but to do good they have no knowledge.
Matthew 15:16
And Jesus said, Are ye also yet without understanding?