18 Bible Verses about Acquiring Wisdom

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Proverbs 4:7

“The beginning of wisdom is: Acquire wisdom;
And with all your acquiring, get understanding.

Proverbs 4:5

Acquire wisdom! Acquire understanding!
Do not forget nor turn away from the words of my mouth.

Proverbs 8:5

“O naive ones, understand prudence;
And, O fools, understand wisdom.

Deuteronomy 32:29

“Would that they were wise, that they understood this,
That they would discern their future!

Proverbs 23:15

My son, if your heart is wise,
My own heart also will be glad;

Proverbs 7:4

Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,”
And call understanding your intimate friend;

Proverbs 2:2

Make your ear attentive to wisdom,
Incline your heart to understanding;

Luke 1:17

It is he who will go as a forerunner before Him in the spirit and power of Elijah, to turn the hearts of the fathers back to the children, and the disobedient to the attitude of the righteous, so as to make ready a people prepared for the Lord.”

Proverbs 1:2

To know wisdom and instruction,
To discern the sayings of understanding,

Psalm 105:22

To imprison his princes at will,
That he might teach his elders wisdom.

Ecclesiastes 8:16

When I gave my heart to know wisdom and to see the task which has been done on the earth (even though one should never sleep day or night),

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