33 Bible Verses about Wisdom And Guidance
Most Relevant Verses
(Let the wise also hear and gain instruction, and let the discerning acquire guidance!)
When there is no guidance a nation falls, but there is success in the abundance of counselors.
I will instruct and teach you about how you should live. I will advise you as I look you in the eye.
Acknowledge him in all your ways, and he will make your paths straight.
A wise warrior is strong, and a man of knowledge makes his strength stronger;
But if anyone is deficient in wisdom, he should ask God, who gives to all generously and without reprimand, and it will be given to him.
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own understanding.
The way of a fool is right in his own opinion, but the one who listens to advice is wise.
The Lord's spirit will rest on him -- a spirit that gives extraordinary wisdom, a spirit that provides the ability to execute plans, a spirit that produces absolute loyalty to the Lord.
Plans fail when there is no counsel, but with abundant advisers they are established.
Every scripture is inspired by God and useful for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness,
Listen to advice and receive discipline, that you may become wise by the end of your life.
Listen, my child, to the instruction from your father, and do not forsake the teaching from your mother.
For to the one who pleases him, God gives wisdom, knowledge, and joy, but to the sinner, he gives the task of amassing wealth -- only to give it to the one who pleases God. This task of the wicked is futile -- like chasing the wind!
O God of my fathers, I acknowledge and glorify you, for you have bestowed wisdom and power on me. Now you have enabled me to understand what I requested from you. For you have enabled me to understand the king's dilemma."
"Whoever is naive, let him turn in here," she says to those who lack understanding.
Now as for these four young men, God endowed them with knowledge and skill in all sorts of literature and wisdom -- and Daniel had insight into all kinds of visions and dreams.
Then some people said, "Come on! Let us consider how to deal with Jeremiah! There will still be priests to instruct us, wise men to give us advice, and prophets to declare God's word. Come on! Let's bring charges against him and get rid of him! Then we will not need to pay attention to anything he says."
I have asked the Lord for one thing -- this is what I desire! I want to live in the Lord's house all the days of my life, so I can gaze at the splendor of the Lord and contemplate in his temple.
And the child grew and became strong, filled with wisdom, and the favor of God was upon him.
When there is no prophetic vision the people cast off restraint, but the one who keeps the law, blessed is he!
- 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