If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him.
2. James 3:17
But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy.
Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding.
For the merchandise of it is better than the merchandise of silver, and the gain thereof than fine gold.
She is more precious than rubies: and all the things thou canst desire are not to be compared unto her.
Length of days is in her right hand; and in her left hand riches and honour.
Her ways are ways of pleasantness, and all her paths are peace.
She is a tree of life to them that lay hold upon her: and happy is every one that retaineth her.
4. Ephesians 5:15-17
See then that ye walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise,
Redeeming the time, because the days are evil.
Wherefore be ye not unwise, but understanding what the will of the Lord is.
5. Proverbs 12:15
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise.
It is as sport to a fool to do mischief: but a man of understanding hath wisdom.
I thank thee, and praise thee, O thou God of my fathers, who hast given me wisdom and might, and hast made known unto me now what we desired of thee: for thou hast now made known unto us the king’s matter.
The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; and the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge.
Only by pride cometh contention: but with the well advised is wisdom.
10. 1 Corinthians 3:18
Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seemeth to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise.
11. James 3:13
Who is a wise man and endued with knowledge among you? let him shew out of a good conversation his works with meekness of wisdom.
12. Matthew 7:24
Therefore whosoever heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them, I will liken him unto a wise man, which built his house upon a rock:
13. Proverbs 8:35
For whoso findeth me findeth life, and shall obtain favour of the LORD.
14. Isaiah 55:8
For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD.
Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.
16. Proverbs 17:27-28
He that hath knowledge spareth his words: and a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit.
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.
Say not thou, What is the cause that the former days were better than these? for thou dost not enquire wisely concerning this.