Bible verses about "wisdom" | Geneva

Proverbs 12:15

15 The way of a foole is right in his owne eyes: but he that heareth counsell, is wise.

Proverbs 10:23

23 It is as a pastime to a foole to doe wickedly: but wisedome is vnderstanding to a man.

Proverbs 19:20

20 Heare counsell and receiue instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter ende.

Proverbs 18:15

15 A wise heart getteth knowledge, and the eare of the wise seeketh learning.

Proverbs 1:7

7 The feare of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fooles despise wisedome and instruction.

Proverbs 17:27-28

27 Hee that hath knowledge, spareth his wordes, and a man of vnderstanding is of an excellent spirit. 28 Euen a foole (when he holdeth his peace) is counted wise, and hee that stoppeth his lips, prudent.

Colossians 3:16

16 Let the worde of Christ dwell in you plenteously in all wisdome, teaching and admonishing your owne selues, in Psalmes, and hymnes, and spirituall songs, singing with a grace in your hearts to the Lord.

Ephesians 5:15-17

15 Take heede therefore that yee walke circumspectly, not as fooles, but as wise, 16 Redeeming ye season: for ye daies are euill. 17 Wherefore, be ye not vnwise, but vnderstand what the will of the Lord is.

Proverbs 3:13-18

13 Blessed is the man that findeth wisedome, and the man that getteth vnderstanding. 14 For the marchandise thereof is better then the marchandise of siluer, and the gaine thereof is better then golde. 15 It is more precious then pearles: and all things that thou canst desire, are not to be compared vnto her. 16 Length of dayes is in her right hand, and in her left hand riches and glory. 17 Her wayes are wayes of pleasure, and all her pathes prosperitie. 18 She is a tree of life to them that lay holde on her, and blessed is he that retaineth her.

James 3:17

17 But the wisedome that is from aboue, is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, easie to be intreated, full of mercie and good fruites, without iudging, and without hipocrisie.

James 1:5

5 If any of you lacke wisedome, let him aske of God, which giueth to all men liberally, and reprocheth no man, and it shalbe giuen him.

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