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50 Bible Verses about wise

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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.

1 Corinthians 3:19

For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God. For it is written, He taketh the wise in their own craftiness.

Proverbs 2:10

When wisdom entereth into thine heart, and knowledge is pleasant unto thy soul;

Deuteronomy 4:6

Keep therefore and do them; for this is your wisdom and your understanding in the sight of the nations, which 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 disputer of this world? hath not God made foolish the wisdom of this world?

Proverbs 1:2

To know wisdom and instruction; to perceive the words of understanding;

Proverbs 30:24

There be four things which are little upon the earth, but they are exceeding wise:

Ecclesiastes 7:10

Say not thou, What is the cause that the former days were better than these? for thou dost not inquire wisely concerning this.

Jeremiah 9:23

Thus saith the LORD, 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

Take you wise men, and understanding, and known among your tribes, and I will make them rulers over you.

Ecclesiastes 8:17

Then I beheld all the work of God, that a man cannot find out the work that is done under the sun: because though a man labour to seek it out, yet he shall not find it; yea further; though a wise man think to know it, yet shall he not be able to find it.

1 Corinthians 3:18

Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise.

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Angels » Nature » Wise

2 Samuel 14:17

Then thine handmaid said, The word of my lord the king shall now be comfortable: for as an angel of God, so is my lord the king to discern good and bad: therefore the LORD thy God will be with thee.

2 Samuel 14:20

To fetch about this form of speech hath thy servant Joab done this thing: and my lord is wise, according to the wisdom of an angel of God, to know all things that are in the earth.

Christ » Spirit of » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

And shall make him of quick understanding in the fear of the LORD: and he shall not judge after the sight of his eyes, neither reprove after 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 to God-ward, that thou mayest bring the causes unto God:

1 Kings 12:7

And they spake unto him, saying, If thou wilt be a servant unto this people this day, and wilt serve them, and answer them, and speak good words to them, then they will be thy servants for ever.

Daniel 4:27

Wherefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable unto thee, and break off thy sins by righteousness, and thine iniquities by shewing mercy to the poor; if it may be a lengthening of thy tranquillity.

Matthew 27:19

When he was set down on 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 saith the LORD of hosts; Is wisdom no more in Teman? is counsel perished from the prudent? is their wisdom vanished?

Heart » Renewed » Wise

1 Kings 3:9

Give therefore thy servant an understanding heart to judge thy people, that I may discern between good and bad: for who is able to judge this thy so great a people?

1 Kings 3:12

Behold, I have done according to thy words: lo, I have given thee a wise and an 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 wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and largeness 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 hath hardened himself against him, and hath prospered?

character of the renewed Heart » Wise

Proverbs 14:33

Wisdom resteth in the heart of him that hath understanding: but that which is in the midst of fools is made known.

Proverbs 23:15

My son, if thine heart be wise, my heart shall rejoice, even mine.

Locusts » Described as » Wise

Proverbs 30:27

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

Proverbs 30:24

There be four things which are little upon the earth, but they are exceeding wise:

The poor » May be » Wise

Spirit of Christ » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

And shall make him of quick understanding in the fear of the LORD: and he shall not judge after the sight of his eyes, neither reprove after the hearing of his ears:

Thoughts » Wise » Wise

Psalm 48:9

We have thought of thy lovingkindness, O God, in the midst of thy temple.

Psalm 119:59

I thought on my ways, and turned my feet unto thy testimonies.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Thoughts

Psalm 48:9

We have thought of thy lovingkindness, O God, in the midst of thy temple.

Psalm 119:59

I thought on 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 to God-ward, that thou mayest bring the causes unto God:

1 Kings 12:7

And they spake unto him, saying, If thou wilt be a servant unto this people this day, and wilt serve them, and answer them, and speak good words to them, then they will be thy servants for ever.

Daniel 4:27

Wherefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable unto thee, and break off thy sins by righteousness, and thine iniquities by shewing mercy to the poor; if it may be a lengthening of thy tranquillity.

Matthew 27:19

When he was set down on 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 made Daniel a great man, and gave him many great gifts, and made him ruler over the whole province of Babylon, and chief 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 dream; but there was none 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 that the wise men should be slain; and they sought Daniel and his fellows to be slain.

Esther 1:13

Then the king said to the wise men, which knew the times, (for so was the king's manner toward all that knew law and judgment:

Wise » Choice, examples of » The psalmist

Psalm 119:30

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

Psalm 119:173

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

Micah 4:5

For all people will walk every one in the name of his god, and we will walk in the name of the LORD our God for ever and ever.

Wise » Words » Appropriate

Proverbs 25:11

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver.

Ecclesiastes 9:17

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

Wise » Words » Forcible

Job 6:25

How forcible are right words! but what doth your arguing reprove?

Wise » Choice, examples of

Ruth 4:16

And Naomi took the child, and laid it in her bosom, and became nurse unto it.

Wise » Words » Inspiring and unforgettable

Ecclesiastes 12:11

The words of the wise are as goads, and as nails fastened by the masters of assemblies, which are given from one shepherd.

Wise » Words » Gracious

Ecclesiastes 10:12

The words of a wise man's mouth are gracious; but the lips of a fool will swallow up himself.

Wise » Words » Pleasant

Wise » Choice, examples of » moses

Wise » Choice, examples of » Joshua

Joshua 24:15

And if it seem 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 flood, 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 servant an understanding heart to judge thy people, that I may discern between good and bad: for who is able to judge this thy so great a people?

Wise » Words » Comforting

Wise » Choice, examples of » Mary

Luke 10:42

But one thing is needful: and Mary hath chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her.

Topics on Wise

Be Wise!

40;10;16

Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.

Fools Becoming Wise

20;13;20

He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed.

God, Wise

20;3;19

The LORD by wisdom hath founded the earth; by understanding hath he established the heavens.

How Silence Is Wise

20;10;19

In the multitude of words there wanteth not sin: but he that refraineth his lips is wise.

The Work Of The Wise

20;11;30

The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that winneth souls is wise.

Wise Councel

20;11;14

Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellers there is safety.

Wise Man Or Fool

21;2;19

And who knoweth whether he shall be a wise man or a fool? yet shall he have rule over all my labour wherein I have laboured, and wherein I have shewed myself wise under the sun. This is also vanity.

Wise Men

20;1;5

A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels:

Wise Men In The Church

40;23;34

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

Wise Proverbs

20;1;6

To understand a proverb, and the interpretation; the words of the wise, and their dark sayings.