'Sayings' in the Bible
She said to the king, It was a true report I heard in my own land of your acts and sayings and wisdom.
She said to the king, The report which I heard in my own land of your acts and sayings and of your wisdom was true,
And the rest of the acts of Abijah, his ways and his sayings, are written in the story of the prophet Iddo.
Your memorable sayings are proverbs of ashes [valueless]; your defenses are defenses of clay [and will crumble].
Yet their voice [in evidence] goes out through all the earth, their sayings to the end of the world. Of the heavens has God made a tent for the sun,
This is the fate of those who are foolishly confident, yet after them men approve their sayings. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!
I will open my mouth in a parable (in instruction by numerous examples); I will utter dark sayings of old [that hide important truth] -- "
That people may understand a proverb and a figure of speech or an enigma with its interpretation, and the words of the wise and their dark sayings or riddles.
Hear, O my son, and receive my sayings, and the years of your life shall be many.
These also are sayings of the wise: To discriminate and show partiality, having respect of persons in judging, is not good.
The words of the wise are like prodding goads, and firmly fixed [in the mind] like nails are the collected sayings which are given [as proceeding] from one Shepherd.
When Jesus had finished these sayings [the Sermon on the Mount], the crowds were astonished and overwhelmed with bewildered wonder at His teaching,
But Mary was keeping within herself all these things ( sayings), weighing and pondering them in her heart.
I have told you these things in parables (veiled language, allegories, dark sayings); the hour is now coming when I shall no longer speak to you in figures of speech, but I shall tell you about the Father in plain words and openly (without reserve).
And He Who is seated on the throne said, See! I make all things new. Also He said, Record this, for these sayings are faithful (accurate, incorruptible, and trustworthy) and true (genuine).