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50 Bible Verses about wise

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Proverbs 4:5

Acquire wisdom, acquire understanding; do not forget and do not turn aside from the words I speak.

Ecclesiastes 10:2

A wise person's good sense protects him, but a fool's lack of sense leaves him vulnerable.

Proverbs 2:10

For wisdom will enter your heart, and moral knowledge will be attractive to you.

Deuteronomy 4:6

So be sure to do them, because this will testify of your wise understanding to the people who will learn of all these statutes and say, "Indeed, this great nation is a very wise people."

1 Corinthians 1:20

Where is the wise man? Where is the expert in the Mosaic law? Where is the debater of this age? Has God not made the wisdom of the world foolish?

Proverbs 1:2

To learn wisdom and moral instruction, and to discern wise counsel.

Proverbs 30:24

There are four things on earth that are small, but they are exceedingly wise:

Ecclesiastes 7:10

Do not say, "Why were the old days better than these days?" for it is not wise to ask that.

Jeremiah 9:23

The Lord says, "Wise people should not boast that they are wise. Powerful people should not boast that they are powerful. Rich people should not boast that they are rich.

1 Corinthians 1:19

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

Deuteronomy 1:13

Select wise and practical men, those known among your tribes, whom I may appoint as your leaders."

Jeremiah 8:9

Your wise men will be put to shame. They will be dumbfounded and be brought to judgment. Since they have rejected the word of the Lord, what wisdom do they really have?

Ecclesiastes 8:17

then I discerned all that God has done: No one really comprehends what happens on earth. Despite all human efforts to discover it, no one can ever grasp it. Even if a wise person claimed that he understood, he would not really comprehend it.

1 Corinthians 3:18

Guard against self-deception, each of you. If someone among you thinks he is wise in this age, let him become foolish so that he can become wise.

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Angels » Nature » Wise

2 Samuel 14:17

So your servant said, 'May the word of my lord the king be my security, for my lord the king is like the angel of God when it comes to deciding between right and wrong! May the Lord your God be with you!'"

2 Samuel 14:20

Your servant Joab did this so as to change this situation. But my lord has wisdom like that of the angel of God, and knows everything that is happening in the land."

Christ » Spirit of » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

He will take delight in obeying the Lord. He will not judge by mere appearances, or make decisions on the basis of hearsay.

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Exodus 18:19

Now listen to me, I will give you advice, and may God be with you: You be a representative for the people to God, and you bring their disputes to God;

1 Kings 12:7

They said to him, "Today if you show a willingness to help these people and grant their request, they will be your servants from this time forward."

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, O king, may my advice be pleasing to you. Break away from your sins by doing what is right, and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor. Perhaps your prosperity will be prolonged."

Matthew 27:19

As he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent a message to him: "Have nothing to do with that innocent man; I have suffered greatly as a result of a dream about him today."

More verses: Acts 5:35

Edomites, the » Character of » Wise

Jeremiah 49:7

The Lord who rules over all spoke about Edom. "Is wisdom no longer to be found in Teman? Can Edom's counselors not give her any good advice? Has all of their wisdom turned bad?

Heart » Renewed » Wise

1 Kings 3:9

So give your servant a discerning mind so he can make judicial decisions for your people and distinguish right from wrong. Otherwise no one is able to make judicial decisions for this great nation of yours."

1 Kings 3:12

I grant your request, and give you a wise and discerning mind superior to that of anyone who has preceded or will succeed you.

1 Kings 4:29

God gave Solomon wisdom and very great discernment; the breadth of his understanding was as infinite as the sand on the seashore.

character of the renewed Heart » Wise

Proverbs 14:33

Wisdom rests in the heart of the discerning; it is known even in the heart of fools.

Proverbs 23:15

My child, if your heart is wise, then my heart also will be glad;

Locusts » Described as » Wise

Proverbs 30:27

locusts have no king, but they all go forward by ranks;

Proverbs 30:24

There are four things on earth that are small, but they are exceedingly wise:

The poor » May be » Wise

Spirit of Christ » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

He will take delight in obeying the Lord. He will not judge by mere appearances, or make decisions on the basis of hearsay.

Thoughts » Wise » Wise

Psalm 48:9

We reflect on your loyal love, O God, within your temple.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Thoughts

Psalm 48:9

We reflect on your loyal love, O God, within your temple.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Counsel, examples of

Exodus 18:19

Now listen to me, I will give you advice, and may God be with you: You be a representative for the people to God, and you bring their disputes to God;

1 Kings 12:7

They said to him, "Today if you show a willingness to help these people and grant their request, they will be your servants from this time forward."

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, O king, may my advice be pleasing to you. Break away from your sins by doing what is right, and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor. Perhaps your prosperity will be prolonged."

Matthew 27:19

As he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent a message to him: "Have nothing to do with that innocent man; I have suffered greatly as a result of a dream about him today."

More verses: Acts 5:35

Wise » Choice, examples of » Women

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

Daniel 2:48

Then the king elevated Daniel to high position and bestowed on him many marvelous gifts. He granted him authority over the entire province of Babylon and made him the main prefect over all the wise men of Babylon.

Genesis 41:8

In the morning he was troubled, so he called for all the diviner-priests of Egypt and all its wise men. Pharaoh told them his dreams, but no one could interpret them for him.

Daniel 2:13

So a decree went out, and the wise men were about to be executed. They also sought Daniel and his friends so that they could be executed.

Esther 1:13

The king then inquired of the wise men who were discerners of the times -- for it was the royal custom to confer with all those who were proficient in laws and legalities.

Wise » Choice, examples of » The psalmist

Psalm 119:30

I choose the path of faithfulness; I am committed to your regulations.

Psalm 119:173

May your hand help me, for I choose to obey your precepts.

Micah 4:5

Though all the nations follow their respective gods, we will follow the Lord our God forever.

Wise » Words » Appropriate

Proverbs 25:11

Like apples of gold in settings of silver, so is a word skillfully spoken.

Ecclesiastes 9:17

The words of the wise are heard in quiet, more than the shouting of a ruler is heard among fools.

Wise » Words » Forcible

Job 6:25

How painful are honest words! But what does your reproof prove?

Wise » Choice, examples of

Ruth 4:16

Naomi took the child and placed him on her lap; she became his caregiver.

Wise » Words » Inspiring and unforgettable

Ecclesiastes 12:11

The words of the sages are like prods, and the collected sayings are like firmly fixed nails; they are given by one shepherd.

Wise » Words » Gracious

Ecclesiastes 10:12

The words of a wise person win him favor, but the words of a fool are self-destructive.

Wise » Words » Pleasant

Wise » Choice, examples of » moses

Wise » Choice, examples of » Joshua

Wise » Choice, examples of » Solomon

1 Kings 3:9

So give your servant a discerning mind so he can make judicial decisions for your people and distinguish right from wrong. Otherwise no one is able to make judicial decisions for this great nation of yours."

Wise » Words » Comforting

Wise » Choice, examples of » Mary

Luke 10:42

but one thing is needed. Mary has chosen the best part; it will not be taken away from her."

Topics on Wise

God, Wise

Proverbs 3:19

By wisdom the Lord laid the foundation of the earth; he established the heavens by understanding.

Wise Man Or Fool

Ecclesiastes 2:19

Who knows if he will be a wise man or a fool? Yet he will be master over all the fruit of my labor for which I worked so wisely on earth! This also is futile!

Wise Men In The Church

Matthew 23:34

"For this reason I am sending you prophets and wise men and experts in the law, some of whom you will kill and crucify, and some you will flog in your synagogues and pursue from town to town,

Wise Proverbs

Proverbs 1:6

To discern the meaning of a proverb and a parable, the sayings of the wise and their riddles.

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