Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Do not be like an unintelligent horse or mule, which will not obey you unless they are controlled by a bridle and bit.
I was ignorant and lacked insight; I was as senseless as an animal before you.
Take notice of this, you ignorant people! You fools, when will you ever understand?
Surely I am more brutish than any other human being, and I do not have human understanding;
An ox recognizes its owner, a donkey recognizes where its owner puts its food; but Israel does not recognize me, my people do not understand."
All these idolaters will prove to be stupid and ignorant. Every goldsmith will be disgraced by the idol he made. For the image he forges is merely a sham. There is no breath in any of those idols.
1 Corinthians 2:14
The unbeliever does not receive the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him. And he cannot understand them, because they are spiritually discerned.
For the music director; by David. Fools say to themselves, "There is no God." They sin and commit evil deeds; none of them does what is right.
Surely one sees that even wise people die; fools and spiritually insensitive people all pass away and leave their wealth to others.
I say to the proud, "Do not be proud," and to the wicked, "Do not be so confident of victory!
"How long will you simpletons love naivet?? How long will mockers delight in mockery and fools hate knowledge?
Wisdom is unattainable for a fool; in court he does not open his mouth.
But God said to him, 'You fool! This very night your life will be demanded back from you, but who will get what you have prepared for yourself?'
Evil people do not understand justice, but those who seek the Lord understand it all.