The one who keeps the law is a son with understanding, but a companion of gluttons shames his father.
No wisdom, no understanding, no counsel can avail against the Lord.
There is gold and abundance of costly stones, but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel.
A servant who deals wisely will rule over a son who acts shamefully and will share the inheritance as one of the brothers.
A man is commended according to his good sense, but one of twisted mind is despised.
Keep my commandments and live; keep my teaching as the apple of your eye; bind them on your fingers; write them on the tablet of your heart. Say to wisdom, “You are my sister,” and call insight your intimate friend,
For God speaks in one way, and in two, though man does not perceive it. In a dream, in a vision of the night, when deep sleep falls on men, while they slumber on their beds,
2 Peter 1:8
For if these qualities are yours and are increasing, they keep you from being ineffective or unfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.
But whatever gain I had, I counted as loss for the sake of Christ. Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have suffered the loss of all things and count them as rubbish, in order that I may gain Christ and be found in him, not having a righteousness of my own that comes from the law, but that which comes through faith in Christ, the righteousness from God that depends on faith— that I may know him and the power of his resurrection, and may share his sufferings, becoming like him in his death,
2 Corinthians 2:11
So that we would not be outwitted by Satan; for we are not ignorant of his designs.
For his invisible attributes, namely, his eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly perceived, ever since the creation of the world, in the things that have been made. So they are without excuse.
But they could not withstand the wisdom and the Spirit with which he was speaking.
I made known to them your name, and I will continue to make it known, that the love with which you have loved me may be in them, and I in them.”
I have come into the world as light, so that whoever believes in me may not remain in darkness.
I am the good shepherd. I know my own and my own know me,
They said to each other, “Did not our hearts burn within us while he talked to us on the road, while he opened to us the Scriptures?”
Your eye is the lamp of your body. When your eye is healthy, your whole body is full of light, but when it is bad, your body is full of darkness. Therefore be careful lest the light in you be darkness. If then your whole body is full of light, having no part dark, it will be wholly bright, as when a lamp with its rays gives you light.”
He shall seduce with flattery those who violate the covenant, but the people who know their God shall stand firm and take action.
The end of the matter; all has been heard. Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the whole duty of man. For God will bring every deed into judgment, with every secret thing, whether good or evil.
My son, eat honey, for it is good, and the drippings of the honeycomb are sweet to your taste.