Bible verses about Wisdom

So, if any one of YOU is lacking in wisdom, let him keep on asking God, for he gives generously to all and without reproaching; and it will be given him. – James 1:5

Is not wisdom found among the aged? Does not long life bring understanding? – Job 12:12

Wisdom is the prime thing. Acquire wisdom; and with all that you acquire, acquire understanding. – Proverbs 4:7

The mouth of the righteous man utters wisdom, and his tongue speaks what is just. – Psalm 37:30

When wisdom enters into your heart and knowledge itself becomes pleasant to your very soul, thinking ability itself will keep guard over you, discernment itself will safeguard you, – Proverbs 2:10, 11

The getting of wisdom is O how much better than gold! And the getting of understanding is to be chosen more than silver. – Proverbs 16:16

the Son of man did come eating and drinking, still people say, ‘Look! A man gluttonous and given to drinking wine, a friend of tax collectors and sinners.’ All the same, wisdom is proved righteous by its works.” – Matthews 11:19

For since, in the wisdom of God, the world through its wisdom did not get to know God, God saw good through the foolishness of what is preached to save those believing.
– 1 Corinthians 1:21

Go to the ant, you lazy one; see its ways and become wise.
– Proverbs 6:6

All the kings of the earth sought audience with Solomon to hear the wisdom God had put in his heart. – 2 Chronicles 9:23

A wise person will listen and take in more instruction, and a man of understanding is the one who acquires skillful direction, – Proverbs 1:5

For in the abundance of wisdom there is an abundance of vexation, so that he that increases knowledge increases pain. – Ecclesiastes 1:18

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