THE HOLY BIBLE Authorized King James

1 Kings (Author Compiled by Isaiah and Jeremiah from records of Nathan, Gad, Iddo, Ahijah, Jehu and others.)

3:9Give therefore thy servant an understanding heart to judge thy people, that I may discern between good and bad: for who is able to judge this thy so great a people?

3:12Behold, I have done according to thy words: lo, I have given thee a wise and an understanding heart; so that there was none like thee before thee, neither after thee shall any arise like unto thee.

4:29And God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and largeness of heart, even as the sand that is on the sea shore.

Job (Author Job and/or Moses)

9:4He is wise in heart, and mighty in strength: who hath hardened himself against him, and hath prospered?

Proverbs (Author Solomon)

8:10Receive my instruction, and not silver; and knowledge rather than choice gold.

10:8The wise in heart will receive commandments: but a prating fool shall fall.

11:29He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind: and the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart.

14:33Wisdom resteth in the heart of him that hath understanding: but that which is in the midst of fools is made known.

23:15My son, if thine heart be wise, my heart shall rejoice, even mine.



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