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Proverbs 4:5

Get wisdom, get understanding, Do not forget, nor turn away From the sayings of my mouth.

1 Corinthians 3:19

for the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God, for it hath been written, 'Who is taking the wise in their craftiness;'

Ecclesiastes 10:2

The heart of the wise is at his right hand, And the heart of a fool at his left.

Deuteronomy 4:6

and ye have kept and done them (for it is your wisdom and your understanding) before the eyes of the peoples who hear all these statutes, and they have said, Only, a people wise and understanding is this great nation.

1 Corinthians 1:20

where is the wise? where the scribe? where a disputer of this age? did not God make foolish the wisdom of this world?

Proverbs 1:2

For knowing wisdom and instruction, For understanding sayings of intelligence,

Proverbs 30:24

Four are little ones of earth, And they are made wiser than the wise:

Ecclesiastes 7:10

Say not thou, 'What was it, That the former days were better than these?' For thou hast not asked wisely of this.

Jeremiah 9:23

Thus said Jehovah: Let not the wise boast himself in his wisdom, Nor let the mighty boast himself in his might, Let not the rich boast himself in his riches,

1 Corinthians 1:19

for it hath been written, 'I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and the intelligence of the intelligent I will bring to nought;'

Deuteronomy 1:13

Give for yourselves men, wise and intelligent, and known to your tribes, and I set them for your heads;

Jeremiah 8:9

Ashamed have been the wise, They have been affrighted, and are captured, Lo, against a word of Jehovah they kicked, And the wisdom of what -- have they?

Ecclesiastes 8:17

then I considered all the work of God, that man is not able to find out the work that hath been done under the sun, because though man labour to seek, yet he doth not find; and even though the wise man speak of knowing he is not able to find.

1 Corinthians 3:18

Let no one deceive himself; if any one doth seem to be wise among you in this age -- let him become a fool, that he may become wise,

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Angels » Nature » Wise

2 Samuel 14:17

and thy maid-servant saith, Let, I pray thee, the word of my lord the king be for ease; for as a messenger of God so is my lord the king, to understand the good and the evil; and Jehovah thy God is with thee.'

2 Samuel 14:20

in order to bring round the appearance of the thing hath thy servant Joab done this thing, and my lord is wise, according to the wisdom of a messenger of God, to know all that is in the land.'

Christ » Spirit of » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

To refresh him in the fear of Jehovah, And by the sight of his eyes he judgeth not, Nor by the hearing of his ears decideth.

Counsel » Wise » Examples of

Exodus 18:19

'Now, hearken to my voice, I counsel thee, and God is with thee: be thou for the people over-against God, and thou hast brought in the things unto God;

1 Kings 12:7

And they speak unto him, saying, 'If, to-day, thou art servant to this people, and hast served them, and answered them, and spoken unto them good words, then they have been to thee servants all the days.'

Daniel 4:27

'Therefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable unto thee, and thy sins by righteousness break off, and thy perversity by pitying the poor, lo, it is a lengthening of thine ease.

Matthew 27:19

And as he is sitting on the tribunal, his wife sent unto him, saying, 'Nothing -- to thee and to that righteous one, for many things did I suffer to-day in a dream because of him.'

More verses: Acts 5:35

Edomites, the » Character of » Wise

Jeremiah 49:7

Concerning Edom: 'Thus said Jehovah of Hosts: Is wisdom no more in Teman? Perished hath counsel from the intelligent? Vanished hath their wisdom?

Heart » Renewed » Wise

1 Kings 3:9

and Thou hast given to Thy servant an understanding heart, to judge Thy people, to discern between good and evil; for who is able to judge this Thy great people?'

1 Kings 3:12

lo, I have done according to thy words; lo, I have given to thee a heart, wise and understanding, that like thee there hath not been before thee, and after thee there doth not arise like thee;

1 Kings 4:29

And God giveth wisdom to Solomon, and understanding, very much, and breadth of heart, as the sand that is on the edge of the sea;

character of the renewed Heart » Wise

Proverbs 14:33

In the heart of the intelligent wisdom doth rest. And in the midst of fools it is known.

Proverbs 23:15

My son, if thy heart hath been wise, My heart rejoiceth, even mine,

Locusts » Described as » Wise

Proverbs 30:27

A king there is not to the locust, And it goeth out -- each one shouting,

Proverbs 30:24

Four are little ones of earth, And they are made wiser than the wise:

The poor » May be » Wise

Spirit of Christ » Wise

Isaiah 11:3

To refresh him in the fear of Jehovah, And by the sight of his eyes he judgeth not, Nor by the hearing of his ears decideth.

Thoughts » Wise » Wise

Psalm 48:9

We have thought, O God, of Thy kindness, In the midst of Thy temple,

Psalm 119:59

I have reckoned my ways, And turn back my feet unto Thy testimonies.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Thoughts

Psalm 48:9

We have thought, O God, of Thy kindness, In the midst of Thy temple,

Psalm 119:59

I have reckoned my ways, And turn back my feet unto Thy testimonies.

More verses: Romans 12:3

Wise » Choice, examples of » Counsel, examples of

Exodus 18:19

'Now, hearken to my voice, I counsel thee, and God is with thee: be thou for the people over-against God, and thou hast brought in the things unto God;

1 Kings 12:7

And they speak unto him, saying, 'If, to-day, thou art servant to this people, and hast served them, and answered them, and spoken unto them good words, then they have been to thee servants all the days.'

Daniel 4:27

'Therefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable unto thee, and thy sins by righteousness break off, and thy perversity by pitying the poor, lo, it is a lengthening of thine ease.

Matthew 27:19

And as he is sitting on the tribunal, his wife sent unto him, saying, 'Nothing -- to thee and to that righteous one, for many things did I suffer to-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 hath made Daniel great, and many great gifts he hath given to him, and hath caused him to rule over all the province of Babylon, and chief of the perfects over all the wise men of Babylon.

Genesis 41:8

And it cometh to pass in the morning, that his spirit is moved, and he sendeth and calleth all the scribes of Egypt, and all its wise men, and Pharaoh recounteth to them his dream, and there is no interpreter of them to Pharaoh.

Matthew 2:1

And Jesus having been born in Beth-Lehem of Judea, in the days of Herod the king, lo, mages from the east came to Jerusalem,

Daniel 2:13

And the sentence hath gone forth, and the wise men are being slain, and they have sought Daniel and his companions to be slain.

Esther 1:13

And the king saith to wise men, knowing the times -- for so is the word of the king before all knowing law and judgment,

Wise » Choice, examples of » The psalmist

Psalm 119:30

The way of faithfulness I have chosen, Thy judgments I have compared,

Psalm 119:173

Thy hand is for a help to me, For Thy commands I have chosen.

Micah 4:5

For all the peoples do walk, Each in the name of its god -- and we, We do walk in the name of Jehovah our God, To the age and for ever.

Wise » Words » Appropriate

Proverbs 25:11

Apples of gold in imagery of silver, Is the word spoken at its fit times.

Ecclesiastes 9:17

The words of the wise in quiet are heard, More than the cry of a ruler over fools.

Wise » Words » Forcible

Job 6:25

How powerful have been upright sayings, And what doth reproof from you reprove?

Wise » Choice, examples of

Ruth 4:16

And Naomi taketh the lad, and layeth him in her bosom, and is to him for a nurse;

Wise » Words » Inspiring and unforgettable

Ecclesiastes 12:11

Words of the wise are as goads, and as fences planted by the masters of collections, they have been given by one shepherd.

Wise » Words » Gracious

Ecclesiastes 10:12

Words of the mouth of the wise are gracious, And the lips of a fool swallow him up.

Wise » Words » Pleasant

Wise » Choice, examples of » moses

Wise » Choice, examples of » Joshua

Joshua 24:15

and if wrong in your eyes to serve Jehovah -- choose for you to-day whom ye do serve; -- whether the gods whom your fathers served, which are beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorite in whose land ye are dwelling; and I and my house -- we serve Jehovah.'

Wise » Choice, examples of » Solomon

1 Kings 3:9

and Thou hast given to Thy servant an understanding heart, to judge Thy people, to discern between good and evil; for who is able to judge this Thy great people?'

Wise » Words » Comforting

Wise » Choice, examples of » Mary

Luke 10:42

but of one thing there is need, and Mary the good part did choose, that shall not be taken away from her.'

Topics on Wise

Wise Man Or Fool

Ecclesiastes 2:19

And who knoweth whether he is wise or foolish? yet he doth rule over all my labour that I have laboured at, and that I have done wisely under the sun! this also is vanity.

Wise Men In The Church

Matthew 23:34

'Because of this, lo, I send to you prophets, and wise men, and scribes, and of them ye will kill and crucify, and of them ye will scourge in your synagogues, and will pursue from city to city;

Wise Proverbs

Proverbs 1:6

For understanding a proverb and its sweetness, Words of the wise and their acute sayings.