2 Peter 3:3
knowing this first, that there shall come at the close of the days mockers with mocking, walking according to their own lusts,
Proud, arrogant, scorner is his name who dealeth in proud wrath.
Judgments are prepared for scorners, and stripes for the back of the foolish.
2 Timothy 3:1
But this know, that in the last days difficult times shall be there;
that they said to you, that at the end of the time there should be mockers, walking after their own lusts of ungodlinesses.
A scorner loveth not one that reproveth him; he will not go unto the wise.
For the terrible one shall come to nought, and the scorner shall be no more, and all that watch for iniquity shall be cut off,
Wine is a scorner, strong drink is raging; and whoso erreth thereby is not wise.
Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the wicked, and standeth not in the way of sinners, and sitteth not in the seat of scorners;
2 Peter 3:4
and saying, Where is the promise of his coming? for from the time the fathers fell asleep all things remain thus from the beginning of the creation.
He indeed scorneth the scorners; but he giveth grace unto the lowly.
Scornful men set the city in a flame; but the wise turn away anger.
With profane jesters for bread, they have gnashed their teeth against me.
Reprove not a scorner, lest he hate thee; reprove a wise man, and he will love thee.
Now therefore be ye not scorners, lest your bonds be made strong; for I have heard from the Lord Jehovah of hosts a consumption, and one determined, upon the whole land.
He that instructeth a scorner getteth to himself shame; and he that reproveth a wicked man getteth to himself a blot.
Are there not mockers around me? and doth not mine eye abide in their provocation?
The purpose of folly is sin, and the scorner is an abomination to men.
If thou art wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself; and if thou scornest, thou alone shalt bear it.
How long, simple ones, will ye love simpleness, and scorners take pleasure in their scorning, and the foolish hate knowledge?
A scorner seeketh wisdom, and there is none for him; but knowledge is easy unto the intelligent.
Cast out the scorner, and contention will depart, and strife and ignominy shall cease.
Smite a scorner, and the simple will beware; reprove the intelligent, and he will understand knowledge.
Behold, ye despisers, and wonder and perish; for I work a work in your days, a work which ye will in no wise believe if one declare it to you.
I sat not in the assembly of the mockers, nor exulted: I sat alone because of thy hand; for thou hast filled me with indignation.
Enter not into the path of the wicked, and go not in the way of evil men:
When the scorner is punished, the simple becometh wise; and when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge.
A wise son heareth his father's instruction; but a scorner heareth not rebuke.