The Yellow House Wisdom Room – Bible Verses

For the Lord gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.                                                                                  Proverbs 2:6 | NIV |

Be very careful, then, how you live—not as unwise but as wise, making the most of every opportunity, because the days are evil. Ephesians 5:15-16 | NIV |

If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.        James 1:5 | NIV |

But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere.                                                                                                                                                                                                   James 3:17 | NIV |

How much better to get wisdom than gold, to get insight rather than silver!                                                                                                 Proverbs 16:16 | NIV |

Do not say, “Why were the old days better than these?” For it is not wise to ask such questions.                                                         Ecclesiastes 7:10 | NIV |

Be wise in the way you act toward outsiders; make the most of every opportunity. Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone.                                                                                                               Colossians 4:5-6 | NIV |

Where there is strife, there is pride, but wisdom is found in those who take advice.                                                                                   Proverbs 13:10 | NIV |

The one who gets wisdom loves life; the one who cherishes understanding will soon prosper.                                                                Proverbs 19:8 | NIV |

Do not deceive yourselves. If any of you think you are wise by the standards of this age, you should become “fools” so that you may become wise.                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1 Corinthians 3:18 | NIV |

Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom.                                                                                                                                                                                                                          James 3:13 | NIV |

Those who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin.                                                               Proverbs 13:3 | NIV |

When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.                                                                                                Proverbs 11:2 | NIV |

Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.                                                                                                                     Psalm 90:12 | NIV |

Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock.    Matthew 7:24 | NIV |

Fools find no pleasure in understanding but delight in airing their own opinions.                                                                                      Proverbs 18:2 | NIV |

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the Lord.                                                                       Isaiah 55:8 | NIV |

For those who find me find life and receive favor from the Lord.                                                                                                                    Proverbs 8:35 | NIV |

Whoever is patient has great understanding, but one who is quick-tempered displays folly.                                                                    Proverbs 14:29 | NIV |

Even fools are thought wise if they keep silent, and discerning if they hold their tongues.                                                                        Proverbs 17:28 | NIV |

The wise in heart accept commands, but a chattering fool comes to ruin.                                                                                                      Proverbs 10:8 | NIV |

Wisdom’s instruction is to fear the Lord, and humility comes before honor.                                                                                                Proverbs 15:33 | NIV |

All this also comes from the Lord Almighty, whose plan is wonderful, whose wisdom is magnificent.                                                       Isaiah 28:29 | NIV |

“I thank and praise you, God of my ancestors: You have given me wisdom and power, you have made known to me what we asked of you, you have made known to us the dream of the king.”                                                                                                                                    Daniel 2:23 | NIV |

Do you not know? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom.                                                                                                                                                 Isaiah 40:28 | NIV |