Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

General references

Bible References

Be ye

Proverbs 26:3
A whip for the horse, the curb for the ass, and the rod for the back of the foolish.
Jeremiah 31:18
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.
James 3:3
Behold, we put bits in the horses' mouths, that they should yield to us; and we lead their whole body.
James 4:7
Be subjected therefore to God. Resist the accuser, and he will flee from you.

No

Job 35:11
And who teacheth us from the cattle of the earth, and he will make us wise above the birds of the heavens?
Jeremiah 4:22
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
Jeremiah 8:6
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.

General references

Exodus 4:12
And now go, and I will be with thy mouth, and teach thee what thou shalt say.
James 3:3
Behold, we put bits in the horses' mouths, that they should yield to us; and we lead their whole body.