Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Be ye not as the horse, or as the mule, which have no understanding: whose mouth must be held in with bit and bridle, lest they come near unto thee.
A whip for the horse, the curb for the ass, and the rod for the back of the foolish.
Hearing, I heard Ephraim being thrust away: Thou didst correct me, and I shall be corrected as a calf not being taught: turn me back and I shall be turned back, for thou Jehovah my God.
Behold, we put bits in the horses' mouths, that they should yield to us; and we lead their whole body.
Be subjected therefore to God. Resist the accuser, and he will flee from you.
And who teacheth us from the cattle of the earth, and he will make us wise above the birds of the heavens?
For my people are foolish, they knew me not; foolish sons are they and they not understanding; wise are they to do evil, and to do good they knew not
I hearkened and I will hear, they shall not speak thus: no man lamented for his evil, saying, What did I? Every one turned back in his race as the horse rushing into battle.