1 Kings 3:7
And now, Jehovah my God, thou hast made thy servant king instead of David my father; and I am but a little child: I know not to go out and to come in.
Truly I am more stupid than any one; and I have not a man's intelligence.
Then I was brutish and knew nothing; I was as a beast with thee.
My wounds stink, they are corrupt, because of my foolishness.
Job hath spoken without knowledge, and his words were not with intelligence.
2 Samuel 24:10
And David's heart smote him after he had numbered the people. And David said to Jehovah, I have sinned greatly in what I have done; and now, I beseech thee, Jehovah, put away the iniquity of thy servant; for I have done very foolishly.
1 Chronicles 21:8
And David said to God, I have sinned greatly, in that I have done this thing; and now, I beseech thee, put away the iniquity of thy servant; for I have done very foolishly.
1 Samuel 26:21
And Saul said, I have sinned: return, my son David; for I will no more do thee harm, because my life was precious in thine eyes this day: behold, I have acted foolishly, and have erred exceedingly.
Thou, O God, knowest my foolishness, and my trespasses are not hidden from thee.
2 Samuel 13:12
And she said to him, No, my brother, do not humble me; for no such thing is done in Israel: do not this infamy.
2 Samuel 15:31
And one told David saying, Ahithophel is among the conspirators with Absalom. Then said David, Jehovah, I pray thee, turn the counsel of Ahithophel into foolishness.
2 Corinthians 12:11
I have become a fool; ye have compelled me; for I ought to have been commended by you; for I have been nothing behind those who were in surpassing degree apostles, if also I am nothing.
Are ye so senseless? having begun in Spirit, are ye going to be made perfect in flesh?
For we were once ourselves also without intelligence, disobedient, wandering in error, serving various lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another.
1 Corinthians 3:18
Let no one deceive himself: if any one thinks himself to be wise among you in this world, let him become foolish, that he may be wise.
2 Corinthians 11:1
Would that ye would bear with me in a little folly; but indeed bear with me.
2 Corinthians 11:16
Again I say, Let not any one think me to be a fool; but if otherwise, receive me then even as a fool, that I also may boast myself some little.
2 Corinthians 11:17
What I speak I do not speak according to the Lord, but as in folly, in this confidence of boasting.
1 Samuel 25:25
Let not my lord, I pray thee, regard this man of Belial, Nabal; for as his name is, so is he: Nabal is his name, and folly is with him; and I thy handmaid did not see the young men of my lord, whom thou didst send.
They are but fools, the princes of Zoan, the wise counsellors of Pharaoh: their counsel is become senseless. How say ye unto Pharaoh, I am the son of the wise, the son of ancient kings?
The princes of Zoan are become foolish, the princes of Noph are deceived; and the corner-stones of its tribes have caused Egypt to err.
As the partridge sitteth on eggs it hath not laid, so is he that getteth riches and not by right: in the midst of his days shall he leave them, and at his end shall be a fool.
and I beheld among the simple ones, I discerned among the sons, a young man void of understanding,
And five of them were prudent and five foolish.
They that were foolish took their torches and did not take oil with them;
And the foolish said to the prudent, Give us of your oil, for our torches are going out.
Fools, has not he who has made the outside made the inside also?
2 Corinthians 11:21
I speak as to dishonour, as though we had been weak; but wherein any one is daring, (I speak in folly,) I also am daring.
2 Corinthians 12:6
For if I shall desire to boast, I shall not be a fool; for I will say the truth; but I forbear, lest any one should think as to me above what he sees me to be, or whatever he may hear of me.
Do ye thus requite Jehovah, Foolish and unwise people? Is not he thy father that hath bought thee? Hath he not made thee and established thee?
Fools, because of their way of transgression, and because of their iniquities, are afflicted;
They have moved me to jealousy with that which is no God; They have exasperated me with their vanities; And I will move them to jealousy with that which is not a people; With a foolish nation will I provoke them to anger.
But I say, Has not Israel known? First, Moses says, I will provoke you to jealousy through them that are not a nation: through a nation without understanding I will anger you.