30 occurrences in 36 translations

'Wise Man' in the Bible

He who troubles his own house shall inherit the wind. And a foolish man shall be servant to a wise man of heart.

A wise man doth all things with discretion; but a fool will declare his folly.

The simple believes every word, but the wise man watches his step.

A fool rejoiceth in foolish things; but a wise man looketh well to his own goings.

When a mocker is punished, the inexperienced become wiser; when one teaches a wise man, he acquires knowledge.

A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, And bringeth down the strength of the confidence thereof.

A wise man seeing the plague will hide himself; as for fools they go on still, and suffer harm.

If a wise man contendeth with a foolish man, whether he rage or laugh, there is no rest.

Many crave and seek the ruler's favor, but the wise man [waits] for justice from the Lord.

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