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50 Bible Verses about wise

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Proverbs 4:5

Get wisdom. Get understanding. Don't forget, neither swerve from the words of my mouth.

Proverbs 4:7

Wisdom is supreme. Get wisdom. Yes, though it costs all your possessions, get understanding.

1 Corinthians 3:19

For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God. For it is written, "He has taken the wise in their craftiness."

Proverbs 2:10

For wisdom will enter into your heart. Knowledge will be pleasant to your soul.

Deuteronomy 4:6

Keep 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 lawyer of this world? Hasn't God made foolish the wisdom of this world?

Proverbs 1:2

to know wisdom and instruction; to discern the words of understanding;

Proverbs 30:24

"There are four things which are little on the earth, but they are exceedingly wise:

Ecclesiastes 7:10

Don't say, "Why were the former days better than these?" For you do not ask wisely about this.

Jeremiah 9:23

Thus says Yahweh, Don't let the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, don't let the rich man glory in his riches;

1 Corinthians 1:19

For it is written, "I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, I will bring the discernment of the discerning to nothing."

Deuteronomy 1:13

Take wise men of understanding and well known according to your tribes, and I will make them heads over you."

Jeremiah 8:9

The wise men are disappointed, they are dismayed and taken: behold, they have rejected the word of Yahweh; and what kind of wisdom is in them?

Ecclesiastes 8:17

then I saw all the work of God, that man can't find out the work that is done under the sun, because however much a man labors to seek it out, yet he won't find it. Yes even though a wise man thinks he can comprehend it, he won't be able to find it.

1 Corinthians 3:18

Let no one deceive himself. If anyone thinks that he is wise among you in this world, let him become a fool, that he may become wise.

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Angels » Nature » Wise

2 Samuel 14:17

Then your handmaid said, 'Please 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 bad. May Yahweh, your God, be with you.'"

2 Samuel 14:20

to change the face of the matter has your servant Joab done this thing. 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

His delight will be in the fear of Yahweh. He will not judge by the sight of his eyes, neither decide by the hearing of his ears;

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Exodus 18:19

Listen now to my voice. I will give you counsel, and God be with you. You represent the people before God, and bring the causes to God.

1 Kings 12:7

They spoke to him, saying, "If you will be a servant to this people this day, and will serve them, and answer them, and speak good words to them, then they will be your servants forever."

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable to you, and break off your sins by righteousness, and your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor; if there may be a lengthening of your tranquility.

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent to him, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous 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

Of Edom. Thus says Yahweh of Armies: Is wisdom no more in Teman? is counsel perished from the prudent? is their wisdom vanished?

Heart » Renewed » Wise

1 Kings 3:9

Give your servant therefore an understanding heart to judge your people, that I may discern between good and evil; for who is able to judge this your great people?"

1 Kings 3:12

behold, I have done according to your word. Behold, I have given you a wise and an understanding heart; so that there has been none like you before you, neither after you shall any arise like you.

1 Kings 4:29

God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and very great understanding, even as the sand that is on the seashore.

Job 9:4

God who is wise in heart, and mighty in strength: who has hardened himself against him, and prospered?

character of the renewed Heart » Wise

Proverbs 14:33

Wisdom rests in the heart of one who has understanding, and is even made known in the inward part of fools.

Proverbs 23:15

My son, if your heart is wise, then my heart will be glad, even mine:

Locusts » Described as » Wise

Proverbs 30:27

The locusts have no king, yet they advance in ranks.

Proverbs 30:24

"There are four things which are little on the earth, but they are exceedingly wise:

The poor » May be » Wise

Spirit of Christ » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

His delight will be in the fear of Yahweh. He will not judge by the sight of his eyes, neither decide by the hearing of his ears;

Thoughts » Wise » Wise

Psalm 48:9

We have thought about your loving kindness, God, in the midst of your temple.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Thoughts

Psalm 48:9

We have thought about your loving kindness, God, in the midst of your temple.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Counsel, examples of

Exodus 18:19

Listen now to my voice. I will give you counsel, and God be with you. You represent the people before God, and bring the causes to God.

1 Kings 12:7

They spoke to him, saying, "If you will be a servant to this people this day, and will serve them, and answer them, and speak good words to them, then they will be your servants forever."

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable to you, and break off your sins by righteousness, and your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor; if there may be a lengthening of your tranquility.

Matthew 27:19

While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent to him, saying, "Have nothing to do with that righteous 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 great, and gave him many great gifts, and made him to rule over the whole province of Babylon, and to be chief governor over all the wise men of Babylon.

Genesis 41:8

It happened in the morning that his spirit was troubled, and he sent and called for all of Egypt's magicians and wise men. Pharaoh told them his dreams, but there was no one who could interpret them to Pharaoh.

Matthew 2:1

Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of King Herod, behold, wise men from the east came to Jerusalem, saying,

Daniel 2:13

So the decree went forth, and the wise men were to be slain; and they sought Daniel and his companions to be slain.

Esther 1:13

Then the king said to the wise men, who knew the times, (for it was the king's custom to consult those who knew law and judgment;

Wise » Choice, examples of » The psalmist

Psalm 119:30

I have chosen the way of truth. I have set your ordinances before me.

Psalm 119:173

Let your hand be ready to help me, for I have chosen your precepts.

Micah 4:5

Indeed all the nations may walk in the name of their gods; but we will walk in the name of Yahweh our God forever and ever.

Wise » Words » Appropriate

Proverbs 25:11

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

Ecclesiastes 9:17

The words of the wise heard in quiet are better than the cry of him who rules among fools.

Wise » Words » Forcible

Job 6:25

How forcible are words of uprightness! But your reproof, what does it reprove?

Wise » Choice, examples of

Ruth 4:16

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

Wise » Words » Inspiring and unforgettable

Ecclesiastes 12:11

The words of the wise are like goads; and like nails well fastened are words from 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 a fool is swallowed by his own lips.

Wise » Words » Pleasant

Wise » Choice, examples of » moses

Wise » Choice, examples of » Joshua

Wise » Choice, examples of » Solomon

1 Kings 3:9

Give your servant therefore an understanding heart to judge your people, that I may discern between good and evil; for who is able to judge this your great people?"

Wise » Words » Comforting

Wise » Choice, examples of » Mary

Luke 10:42

but one thing is needed. Mary has chosen the good part, which will not be taken away from her."

Topics on Wise

Be Wise!

40;10;16

"Behold, I send you out as sheep in the midst of wolves. Therefore be wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.

Fools Becoming Wise

20;13;20

One who walks with wise men grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm.

God, Wise

20;3;19

By wisdom Yahweh founded the earth. By understanding, he established the heavens.

How Silence Is Wise

20;10;19

In the multitude of words there is no lack of disobedience, but he who restrains his lips does wisely.

The Work Of The Wise

20;11;30

The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life. He who is wise wins souls.

Wise Councel

20;11;14

Where there is no wise guidance, the nation falls, but in the multitude of counselors there is victory.

Wise Man Or Fool

21;2;19

Who knows whether he will be a wise man or a fool? Yet he will have rule over all of my labor in which I have labored, and in which I have shown myself wise under the sun. This also is vanity.

Wise Men

20;1;5

that the wise man may hear, and increase in learning; that the man of understanding may attain to sound counsel:

Wise Men In The Church

40;23;34

Therefore, behold, I send to you prophets, wise men, and scribes. Some of them you will kill and crucify; and some of them you will scourge in your synagogues, and persecute from city to city;

Wise Proverbs

20;1;6

to understand a proverb, and parables, the words and riddles of the wise.