1 Samuel 16:7
The LORD told Samuel, "Don't look at his appearance or his height, for I've rejected him. Truly, God does not see what man sees, for man looks at the outward appearance, but the LORD sees the heart."
He rejected the clan of Joseph; and the tribe of Ephraim he did not choose.
1 Samuel 16:8
Then Jesse summoned Abinadab and brought him before Samuel, and he said, "Neither has the LORD chosen this one."
1 Samuel 16:9
Then Jesse brought Shammah, and he said, "Neither has the LORD chosen this one."
1 Samuel 16:10
Jesse brought seven of his sons before Samuel, and Samuel told Jesse, "The LORD has not chosen these."
You will also go out from this place with your hands over your heads. For the LORD has rejected those in whom you trust, and you won't prosper through them."
The person who listens to you listens to me, and the person who rejects you rejects me. The person who rejects me rejects the one who sent me."