The beginning of wisdom is, Get wisdom; and with all thy getting get intelligence.
Get wisdom, get intelligence: forget it not; neither decline from the words of my mouth.
Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways and be wise:
if thou seekest her as silver and searchest for her as for hidden treasures:
Buy the truth, and sell it not; wisdom, and instruction, and intelligence.
O ye simple, understand prudence; and ye foolish, understand sense.
Oh that they had been wise! they would have understood this, They would have considered their latter end!
Blessed is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding.
My son, if thy heart be wise, my heart shall rejoice, even mine;
Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister, and call intelligence thy kinswoman:
so that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom and thou apply thy heart to understanding;
So teach us to number our days, that we may acquire a wise heart.
And he shall go before him in the spirit and power of Elias, to turn hearts of fathers to children, and disobedient ones to the thoughts of just men, to make ready for the Lord a prepared people.
Let the word of the Christ dwell in you richly, in all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another, in psalms, hymns, spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to God.
to know wisdom and instruction; to discern the words of understanding;
To bind his princes at his pleasure, and teach his elders wisdom.
When I applied my heart to know wisdom, and to see the business that is done upon the earth (for also there is that neither day nor night seeth sleep with his eyes),