Verses Compiled by :
Bill Kochman/Bill's Bible Basics
Last Updated :
January 27, 2019
"A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels:"
Proverbs 1:5, KJV
"Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser: teach a just man, and he will increase in learning."
Proverbs 9:9, KJV
"The wise in heart will receive commandments: but a prating fool shall fall."
Proverbs 10:8, KJV
"Wise men lay up knowledge: but the mouth of the foolish is near destruction."
Proverbs 10:14, KJV
"In the multitude of words there wanteth not sin: but he that refraineth his lips is wise."
Proverbs 10:19, KJV
"The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise."
Proverbs 12:15, KJV
"A wise son heareth his father’s instruction: but a scorner heareth not rebuke."
Proverbs 13:1, KJV
"He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed."
Proverbs 13:20, KJV
"A wise man feareth, and departeth from evil: but the fool rageth, and is confident."
Proverbs 14:16, KJV
"The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness."
Proverbs 15:2, KJV
"The lips of the wise disperse knowledge: but the heart of the foolish doeth not so."
Proverbs 15:7, KJV
"A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother."
Proverbs 15:20, KJV
"The ear that heareth the reproof of life abideth among the wise. He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth understanding."
Proverbs 15:31-32, KJV
"A reproof entereth more into a wise man than an hundred stripes into a fool."
Proverbs 17:10, KJV
Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise: and he that shutteth his lips is esteemed a man of understanding."
Proverbs 17:28, KJV
"The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; and the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge."
Proverbs 18:15, KJV
"Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end."
Proverbs 19:20, KJV
"A fool uttereth all his mind: but a wise man keepeth it in till afterwards."
Proverbs 29:11, KJV