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 appetite of the laboring man labors for him; for his mouth urges him on.
Job 22:2
"Can a man be profitable to God? Surely he who is wise is profitable to himself.
Job 35:6
If you have sinned, what effect do you have against him? If your transgressions are multiplied, what do you do to him?
Isaiah 28:22
And as for you, do not be scoffers, lest your bonds be made strong; for I have heard a decree of destruction from the LORD of hosts, on the whole earth.
Ezekiel 18:20
The soul who sins, he shall die: the son shall not bear the iniquity of the father, neither shall the father bear the iniquity of the son; the righteousness of the righteous shall be on him, and the wickedness of the wicked shall be on him.
2 Peter 3:3
knowing this first, that in the last days scoffers will come, mocking and walking after their own lusts,