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50 Bible Verses about wise

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Proverbs 4:5

Get wisdom! Get understanding! Do not forget or turn aside from the words of my mouth!

Proverbs 4:7

Wisdom is of utmost importance, therefore get wisdom, and with all your effort work to acquire understanding.

1 Corinthians 3:19

For the wisdom of this world is nonsense in God's sight. For it is written, "He catches the wise with their own trickery,"

Ecclesiastes 10:2

A wise man's heart tends toward his right, but a fool's heart tends toward his left.

Deuteronomy 4:6

Observe them carefully, because this will show your wisdom and discernment in the eyes of people who'll listen to all these decrees. Then they'll say: "Surely this great nation is a wise and discerning people.'

1 Corinthians 1:20

Where is the wise person? Where is the scholar? Where is the philosopher of this age? God has turned the wisdom of the world into nonsense, hasn't he?

Proverbs 1:2

These proverbs are for gaining wisdom and discipline; for understanding words of insight;

Proverbs 30:24

Four things on earth are small, but they are very, very wise:

Ecclesiastes 7:10

Never ask "Why does the past seem so much better than now?" because this question does not come from wisdom.

Jeremiah 9:23

This is what the LORD says: "The wise man is not to boast in his wisdom; the strong man is not to boast in his strength; and the rich man is not to boast in his riches.

1 Corinthians 1:19

For it is written, "I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and the intelligence of the intelligent I will reject."

Deuteronomy 1:13

Choose for yourselves wise and discerning men, known to your tribes, and appoint them as your leaders.

Jeremiah 8:9

The wise men will be put to shame. They'll be dismayed and taken captive. Look, they have rejected the message from the LORD! So what kind of wisdom do they have?

Ecclesiastes 8:17

I saw all of it as the activity of God. Frankly, a human being cannot understand what happens on earth, because however hard a man works to discover it, he will not find out. Despite what he thinks he knows, he will not be able to figure it out.

1 Corinthians 3:18

Let no one deceive himself. If any of you thinks he is wise in the ways of this world, he must become a fool to become really wise.

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Angels » Nature » Wise

2 Samuel 14:17

"So your humble servant is saying, "Please, your majesty, let what the king has to say be of comfort, because just as the angel of God is, so also is your majesty the king to discern both good and evil. And may the LORD your God remain present with you.'"

2 Samuel 14:20

"As your soul lives, your majesty, the king," the woman answered, "no one can divert anything left or right from what your majesty the king has spoken! As a matter of fact, it was your servant Joab! He was there, giving me precise orders about everything that your humble servant was to say. Your servant Joab did this, intending to change the outcome of this matter. Nevertheless, your majesty is wise, like the wisdom of the angel of God, to be aware of everything that's going on throughout the earth."

Christ » Spirit of » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

His delight will be in the fear of the LORD. He won't judge by what his eyes see, nor decide disputes by what his ears hear,

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Exodus 18:19

Now listen to me. I'll advise you, and may God be with you. You are to represent the people before God and bring the disputes to God.

1 Kings 12:7

They advised him, "If today you are a servant, you will serve this people by answering them and speaking kindly to them. Then they will serve you forever."

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, your majesty, may my advice be acceptable to you: Stop your sinning, do what's right, and put a stop to your wickedness by showing kindness to the oppressed. Perhaps your tranquility will continue."

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judge's seat, his wife sent him a message that said, "Have nothing to do with that righteous man, because today I have suffered terribly due to a dream I had about him."

More verses: Acts 5:35

Edomites, the » Character of » Wise

Jeremiah 49:7

To Edom: This is what the LORD of the Heavenly Armies says: "Is there no longer wisdom in Teman? Has counsel perished among the prudent? Is their wisdom gone?

Heart » Renewed » Wise

1 Kings 3:9

So give your servant an understanding mind to govern your people, so I can discern between good and evil. Otherwise, how will I be able to govern this great people of yours?"

1 Kings 3:12

"Because you asked for this, and you didn't ask for a long life for yourself, and you didn't ask for the lives of your enemies, but instead you've asked for discernment so you can understand how to govern, look how I'm going to do precisely what you asked. I'm giving you a wise and discerning mind, so that there will have been no one like you before you and no one will arise after you like you.

1 Kings 4:29

God gave Solomon wisdom and great discernment. His insights were as numerous as sand on the seashore.

character of the renewed Heart » Wise

Proverbs 14:33

Wisdom is at rest in the mind of the discerning even fools know this.

Proverbs 23:15

My son, if your heart is wise, my own heart will greatly rejoice.

Locusts » Described as » Wise

Proverbs 30:27

Locusts have no king, but they all swarm in ranks.

Proverbs 30:24

Four things on earth are small, but they are very, very wise:

The poor » May be » Wise

Spirit of Christ » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

His delight will be in the fear of the LORD. He won't judge by what his eyes see, nor decide disputes by what his ears hear,

Thoughts » Wise » Wise

Psalm 48:9

God, we have meditated on your gracious love in the midst of your Temple.

Psalm 119:59

I examined my lifestyle and set my feet in the direction of your decrees.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Thoughts

Psalm 48:9

God, we have meditated on your gracious love in the midst of your Temple.

Psalm 119:59

I examined my lifestyle and set my feet in the direction of your decrees.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Counsel, examples of

Exodus 18:19

Now listen to me. I'll advise you, and may God be with you. You are to represent the people before God and bring the disputes to God.

1 Kings 12:7

They advised him, "If today you are a servant, you will serve this people by answering them and speaking kindly to them. Then they will serve you forever."

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, your majesty, may my advice be acceptable to you: Stop your sinning, do what's right, and put a stop to your wickedness by showing kindness to the oppressed. Perhaps your tranquility will continue."

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judge's seat, his wife sent him a message that said, "Have nothing to do with that righteous man, because today I have suffered terribly due to a dream I had about him."

More verses: Acts 5:35

Wise » Choice, examples of » Women

Wise » Choice, examples of » Men, general references to

Daniel 2:48

Then the king promoted Daniel to a high position and lavished many great gifts on him, including making him ruler over the entire province of Babylon and chief administrator over the advisors of Babylon.

Genesis 41:8

The very next morning, he was frustrated about the dream, so he sent word to summon all the magicians and wise men of Egypt. Pharaoh told them what he had dreamed, but no one could interpret them.

Matthew 2:1

After Jesus had been born in Bethlehem of Judea during the reign of King Herod, wise men arrived in Jerusalem from the east

Daniel 2:13

When the order went out to kill the advisors, they searched for Daniel and his friends to kill them, too.

Esther 1:13

Then the king flew into a rage. The king spoke to the wise men who understood the times, for it was the king's custom to consult all those who understood law and justice.

Wise » Choice, examples of » The psalmist

Psalm 119:30

I have chosen the faithful way; I have firmly placed your ordinances before me.

Psalm 119:173

May your hand stand ready to assist me, for I have chosen your precepts.

Micah 4:5

"Because all of the people will walk, each person in the name of his God, and we will walk in the name of the LORD our God forever and ever.

Wise » Words » Appropriate

Proverbs 25:11

Like golden apples set in silver is a word spoken at the right time.

Ecclesiastes 9:17

The softly spoken words of the wise are to be heard rather than the shouts of a ruler of fools.

Wise » Words » Forcible

Job 6:25

The truth can be painful, but what has your argument proven?

Wise » Choice, examples of

Ruth 4:16

Naomi took care of the child, taking him to her breast and becoming his nurse.

Wise » Words » Inspiring and unforgettable

Ecclesiastes 12:11

Sayings from the wise are like cattle prods and well fastened nails; this masterful collection was given by one shepherd.

Wise » Words » Gracious

Ecclesiastes 10:12

The words spoken by the wise are gracious, but the lips of a fool will devour him.

Wise » Words » Pleasant

Wise » Choice, examples of » moses

Wise » Choice, examples of » Joshua

Joshua 24:15

If you think it's the wrong thing for you to serve the LORD, then choose for yourselves today whom you will serve the gods whom your ancestors served on the other side of the Euphrates River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose territories you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD."

Wise » Choice, examples of » Solomon

1 Kings 3:9

So give your servant an understanding mind to govern your people, so I can discern between good and evil. Otherwise, how will I be able to govern this great people of yours?"

Wise » Words » Comforting

Wise » Choice, examples of » Mary

Luke 10:42

But there's only one thing you need. Mary has chosen what is better, and it is not to be taken away from her."

Topics on Wise

Be Wise!

40;10;16

"Pay attention, now! I am sending you out like sheep among wolves. So be as cunning as serpents and as innocent as doves.

Fools Becoming Wise

20;13;20

Whoever keeps company with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools suffers harm.

God, Wise

20;3;19

By wisdom the LORD laid the earth's foundations, and by understanding he set the heavens in place.

How Silence Is Wise

20;10;19

Transgression is at work where people talk too much, but anyone who holds his tongue is prudent.

The Work Of The Wise

20;11;30

The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life, and the one who wins people is wise.

Wise Councel

20;11;14

A nation falls through a lack of guidance, but victory comes through the counsel of many.

Wise Man Or Fool

21;2;19

And who knows whether he will be wise or foolish? Either way, he will take possession of everything that I have done on earth, especially where I have excelled. This also is pointless.

Wise Men

20;1;5

Let the wise listen and increase their learning; let the person of understanding receive guidance

Wise Men In The Church

40;23;34

"That is why I am sending you prophets, wise men, and scribes. Some of them you will kill and crucify, and some of them you will whip in your synagogues and persecute from town to town.

Wise Proverbs

20;1;6

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