Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


If thou be wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself: but if thou scornest, thou alone shalt bear it.

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 16:26
The life of a worker works for him, for his {hunger} urges him.
Job 22:2
"Can a man be of use to God? Yes, can [the] wise be of use to him?
Job 35:6
If you have sinned, what do you accomplish against him? And [if] your transgressions are multiplied, what do you do to him?
Isaiah 28:22
And now you must not scoff, or your bonds will be strong, for I have heard from the Lord, Yahweh of hosts: complete destruction decreed upon all the land.
Ezekiel 18:20
The person, the [one] sinning, will die. A son shall not bear the guilt of the father, and a father shall not bear the guilt of the son. The righteousness of the righteous shall be on him; the wickedness of the wicked shall be on him.
2 Peter 3:3
above all knowing this, that in the last days scoffers will come with scoffing, following according to their own desires