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Proverbs 4:5

Get wisdom, get understanding; forget it not; neither decline from the words of my mouth.

Proverbs 4:7

Wisdom is the principal thing, therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.

Deuteronomy 4:6

Keep them, therefore, and do them, for this is your wisdom and your understanding in the sight of the peoples, who shall hear all these statutes and say, Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people.

1 Corinthians 1:20

Where is the wise? where is the scribe? where is the philosopher of this world? Has not God made foolish the wisdom of this world?

Proverbs 24:3

Through wisdom the house shall be built, and with intelligence it shall be established:

Proverbs 30:24

There are four things which are little upon the earth, but they are wiser than the wise men:

Ecclesiastes 7:10

Never say, What is the cause that the former days were better than these? for thou dost not enquire wisely concerning this.

Jeremiah 9:23

Thus hath the LORD said, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches;

1 Corinthians 1:19

For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent.

Deuteronomy 1:13

Give me from among you, of your tribes, wise and understanding and expert men, and I will make them the head over you.

Ecclesiastes 8:17

And I have seen regarding all the works of God that man cannot attain to understand the work that is being done under the sun, because though a man labours to seek it out, yet he shall not find it; even though the wise man says that he knows it, yet he shall not be able to attain it.

1 Corinthians 3:18

Let no one deceive himself. If any one among you seems to be wise in this age, let them become a fool that they may be wise.

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Angels » Nature » Wise

2 Samuel 14:17

Then thy handmaid said, Let the word of my lord the king bring rest; for as an angel of God, so is my lord the king to discern good and evil; and let the LORD thy God be with thee.

2 Samuel 14:20

to bring about this form of speech thy slave Joab has done this thing; but my lord is wise, according to the wisdom of an angel of God, to know that which is done in the earth.

Christ » Spirit of » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

and shall make him of quick olfaction in the fear of the LORD; and he shall not judge according to the sight of his eyes, neither reprove according to the hearing of his ears:

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Exodus 18:19

Hearken now unto my voice, I will give thee counsel, and God shall be with thee: Be thou for the people before God that thou may submit the causes unto God.

1 Kings 12:7

And they spoke unto him, saying, If thou wilt be a slave unto this people this day and wilt serve them and answer them by speaking good words unto them, then they will be thy slaves for ever.

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, O king, approve my counsel and redeem thy sins with righteousness and thine iniquities with mercies unto the poor: behold the medicine for thy sin.

Matthew 27:19

When he was seated upon the judgment seat, his wife sent unto him, saying, Have thou nothing to do with that just man, for I have suffered many things this day in a dream because of him.

More verses: Acts 5:35

Edomites, the » Character of » Wise

Jeremiah 49:7

Concerning Edom, thus hath the LORD of the hosts said: Is there no more wisdom in Teman? Has the counsel of the wise perished? Is their wisdom corrupted?

Heart » Renewed » Wise

1 Kings 3:9

Give, therefore, thy slave a hearing heart to judge thy people that I may discern between good and evil, for who is able to govern this thy so great a people?

1 Kings 3:12

behold, I have done according to thy words: behold, I have given thee a wise and understanding heart so that there was none like thee before thee, neither after thee shall any arise like unto thee.

1 Kings 4:29

And God gave Solomon exceedingly great wisdom and intelligence and magnanimity of heart, even as the sand that is on the sea shore.

Job 9:4

He is wise in heart and mighty in strength; who has hardened himself against him and remained in peace?

character of the renewed Heart » Wise

Proverbs 14:33

Wisdom shall rest in the heart of him that is sane and is made known in the midst of the fools.

Locusts » Described as » Wise

Proverbs 30:27

the locusts have no king, yet all of them go forth by bands;

Proverbs 30:24

There are four things which are little upon the earth, but they are wiser than the wise men:

The poor » May be » Wise

Spirit of Christ » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

and shall make him of quick olfaction in the fear of the LORD; and he shall not judge according to the sight of his eyes, neither reprove according to the hearing of his ears:

Thoughts » Wise » Wise

Psalm 48:9

We have conceived according to thy mercy, O God, in the midst of thy temple.

Psalm 119:59

I considered my ways and turned my feet unto thy testimonies.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Thoughts

Psalm 48:9

We have conceived according to thy mercy, O God, in the midst of thy temple.

Psalm 119:59

I considered my ways and turned my feet unto thy testimonies.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Counsel, examples of

Exodus 18:19

Hearken now unto my voice, I will give thee counsel, and God shall be with thee: Be thou for the people before God that thou may submit the causes unto God.

1 Kings 12:7

And they spoke unto him, saying, If thou wilt be a slave unto this people this day and wilt serve them and answer them by speaking good words unto them, then they will be thy slaves for ever.

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, O king, approve my counsel and redeem thy sins with righteousness and thine iniquities with mercies unto the poor: behold the medicine for thy sin.

Matthew 27:19

When he was seated upon the judgment seat, his wife sent unto him, saying, Have thou nothing to do with that just man, for I have suffered many things this day in a dream because of 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 magnified Daniel and gave him many and great gifts and made him governor over the whole province of Babylon and prince of the governors over all the wise men of Babylon.

Genesis 41:8

And it came to pass in the morning that his spirit was troubled, and he sent and called for all the magicians of Egypt and all the wise men thereof; and Pharaoh told them his dreams, but there was no one that could interpret them unto Pharaoh.

Matthew 2:1

Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem,

Daniel 2:13

And the decree went forth, and the wise men were taken to be slain, and they sought Daniel and his fellows to kill them.

Esther 1:13

Then the king asked the wise men, who knew the times, (for so was the king's manner toward all that knew about the law and rights,

Wise » Choice, examples of » The psalmist

Psalm 119:30

I have chosen the way of truth; I have laid thy judgments before me.

Psalm 119:173

Let thine hand help me, for I have chosen thy precepts.

Micah 4:5

Even if all the peoples should walk each one in the name of their gods; with all this we will walk in the name of the LORD our God for ever and eternally.

Wise » Words » Appropriate

Proverbs 25:11

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold inscribed with silver.

Ecclesiastes 9:17

The words of wise men are heard in quiet more than the cry of him that rules among fools.

Wise » Words » Forcible

Job 6:25

How forcible are the words of rectitude! But what does your argument reprove?

Wise » Choice, examples of

Ruth 4:16

And Naomi took the child and laid it in her bosom and was his nurse.

Wise » Words » Inspiring and unforgettable

Ecclesiastes 12:11

The words of the wise are as goads and as nails hammered into place, those of the teachers of the congregations, who are placed under one Shepherd.

Wise » Words » Gracious

Ecclesiastes 10:12

The words from the mouth of the wise man are grace, but the lips of the fool will swallow up himself.

Wise » Words » Pleasant

Wise » Choice, examples of » moses

Wise » Choice, examples of » Joshua

Joshua 24:15

And if it seems evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve, whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the river or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell; but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.

Wise » Choice, examples of » Solomon

1 Kings 3:9

Give, therefore, thy slave a hearing heart to judge thy people that I may discern between good and evil, for who is able to govern this thy so great a people?

Wise » Words » Comforting

Wise » Choice, examples of » Mary

Luke 10:42

but only one thing is necessary, and Mary has chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her.

Topics on Wise

God, Wise

Proverbs 3:19

The LORD by wisdom has founded the earth; by intelligence has he established the heavens.

Wise Man Or Fool

Ecclesiastes 2:19

And who knows whether he shall be a wise man or a fool, he who shall have rule over all my labour in which I have laboured and in which I have showed myself wise under the sun? This is also vanity.

Wise Men In The Church

Matthew 23:34

Therefore, behold, I send unto you prophets and wise men and scribes, and some of them ye shall kill and crucify, and some of them ye shall scourge in your synagogues and persecute them from city to city,

Wise Proverbs

Proverbs 1:6

To understand a parable and the interpretation; the words of the wise and their enigmas.