Proverbs about Wisdom*:
Where does wisdom come from?
For the Lord gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.
The Benefits of Wisdom:
For wisdom will enter your heart, and knowledge will be pleasant to your soul.
Wisdom will save you from the ways of wicked men, from men whose words are perverse. (Proverbs 2:12)
Wisdom will save you also from the adulterous woman, from the wayward woman with her seductive words. (Proverbs 2:16)
Blessed are those who find wisdom, those who gain understanding. (Proverbs 3:13)
The wise inherit honor, but fools get only shame. (Proverbs 3:35)
Do not forsake wisdom, and she will protect you; love her, and she will watch over you. (Proverbs 4:6)
The path of life leads upward for the prudent to keep them from going down to the realm of the dead. (Proverbs 15:24)
The Value of Wisdom:
For wisdom is more precious than rubies, and nothing you desire can compare with her. (Proverbs 8:11)
How much better to get wisdom than gold, to get insight rather than silver! (Proverbs 16:16)
Know also that wisdom is like honey for you: If you find it, there is a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off. (Proverbs 24:14)
*Please note there are many verses which talk about wisdom in Proverbs. We are in the process of compiling a complete list of these. When available, all subscribers will be notified and the list will be under the “Resources” section of our website.