33 Bible Verses about Wisdom And Guidance
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A wise man will hear and increase in learning,
And a man of understanding will acquire wise counsel,
Where there is no guidance the people fall,
But in abundance of counselors there is victory.
I will instruct you and teach you in the way which you should go;
I will counsel you with My eye upon you.
In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He will make your paths straight.
A wise man is strong,
And a man of knowledge increases power.
But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him.
Trust in the Lord with all your heart
And do not lean on your own understanding.
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes,
But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.
The Spirit of the Lord will rest on Him,
The spirit of wisdom and understanding,
The spirit of counsel and strength,
The spirit of knowledge and the fear of the Lord.
Without consultation, plans are frustrated,
But with many counselors they succeed.
All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness;
Listen to counsel and accept discipline,
That you may be wise the rest of your days.
Hear, my son, your father’s instruction
And do not forsake your mother’s teaching;
For to a person who is good in His sight He has given wisdom and knowledge and joy, while to the sinner He has given the task of gathering and collecting so that he may give to one who is good in God’s sight. This too is vanity and striving after wind.
“To You, O God of my fathers, I give thanks and praise,
For You have given me wisdom and power;
Even now You have made known to me what we requested of You,
For You have made known to us the king’s matter.”
“Whoever is naive, let him turn in here!”
To him who lacks understanding she says,
As for these four youths, God gave them knowledge and intelligence in every branch of literature and wisdom; Daniel even understood all kinds of visions and dreams.
Then they said, “Come and let us devise plans against Jeremiah. Surely the law is not going to be lost to the priest, nor counsel to the sage, nor the divine word to the prophet! Come on and let us strike at him with our tongue, and let us give no heed to any of his words.”
One thing I have asked from the Lord, that I shall seek:
That I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life,
To behold the beauty of the Lord
And to meditate in His temple.
The Child continued to grow and become strong, increasing in wisdom; and the grace of God was upon Him.
Where there is no vision, the people are unrestrained,
But happy is he who keeps the law.
- Acquiring Knowledge
- Advice, Bad Human Advice
- Advice, From God
- Advice, Seeking Advice
- Bad Counsel
- Bad Friends
- Being A Leader
- Change And Growth
- Decisions, Guiding Principles Of
- Examples of Leadership
- God Gives Wisdom
- God's Counsel
- God, Wisdom Of
- Good Human Advice
- Growth In Grace
- Guidance And Strength
- Learning From Other People
- Leisure, And Pastimes
- People Overcoming
- Principles Of War
- Protection And Safety