Valuing Knowledge

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 18:15

An intelligent {mind} will acquire knowledge, and the ear of the wise will seek knowledge.

Proverbs 8:12

I, wisdom, live with prudence, and I find knowledge and discretion.

Proverbs 15:14

The heart of him who understands will seek knowledge, but the faces of fools, they will feed on folly.

Proverbs 10:14

Those who are wise lay up knowledge, but [to] the mouth of the fool, ruin draws near.

Proverbs 15:7

The lips of the wise will spread knowledge, but the heart of fools, not so.

Proverbs 13:16

Anyone who is clever will act with intelligence, but the fool will display folly.

Proverbs 14:18

The simple are adorned [with] folly, but the clever are crowned with knowledge.

Proverbs 14:6

A scoffer seeks wisdom, but there is none, but knowledge {comes easily to him who understands}.

Proverbs 5:2

[in order] to keep prudence, and knowledge will guard your lips.

Proverbs 8:10

Take my teaching and not silver; may you choose knowledge rather than choice gold.

Hosea 4:6

My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge; because you have rejected knowledge, I reject you from acting as a priest for me. And since you have forgotten the law of your God, I will also forget your children.

Hosea 14:9

Who [is] wise that he can understand these [things]? Who is discerning that he knows them? The ways of Yahweh [are] right, and [the] righteous walk in them; but transgressors stumble in them.

Malachi 2:7

For the lips of [the] priest should guard knowledge, and they should seek instruction from his mouth, for he [is] the messenger of Yahweh of hosts.

Matthew 12:7

And if you had known what {it means}, 'I want mercy and not sacrifice,' you would not have condemned the guiltless.

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