Treasury of Scripture
For vain men would be wise, though man be born like a wild ass's colt.
For vain. Heb. For empty
Psalm 62:9,10 Surely men of low degree are vanity, and men of high degree are a lie: to be laid in the balance...
Psalm 73:22 So foolish was I, and ignorant: I was as a beast before you.
Psalm 92:6 A brutish man knows not; neither does a fool understand this.
Ecclesiastes 3:18 I said in my heart concerning the estate of the sons of men, that God might manifest them...
Romans 1:22 Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,
James 2:20 But will you know, O vain man, that faith without works is dead?
Job 5:13 He takes the wise in their own craftiness: and the counsel of the fraudulent is carried headlong.
Job 12:2,3 No doubt but you are the people, and wisdom shall die with you...
Job 28:28 And to man he said, Behold, the fear of the LORD, that is wisdom; and to depart from evil is understanding.
Proverbs 30:2-4 Surely I am more brutish than any man, and have not the understanding of a man...
Romans 12:16 Be of the same mind one toward another. Mind not high things, but condescend to men of low estate. Be not wise in your own conceits.
1 Corinthians 3:18-20 Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you seems to be wise in this world, let him become a fool, that he may be wise...
James 3:13-17 Who is a wise man and endued with knowledge among you? let him show out of a good conversation his works with meekness of wisdom...
Job 15:14 What is man, that he should be clean? and he which is born of a woman, that he should be righteous?
Psalm 51:5 Behold, I was shaped in iniquity; and in sin did my mother conceive me.
Ephesians 2:3 Among whom also we all had our conversation in times past in the lusts of our flesh, fulfilling the desires of the flesh and of the mind...
Job 6:5 Does the wild donkey bray when he has grass? or lows the ox over his fodder?
Job 39:5-8 Who has sent out the wild donkey free? or who has loosed the bands of the wild donkey...
Jeremiah 2:24 A wild donkey used to the wilderness, that snuffs up the wind at her pleasure; in her occasion who can turn her away?...
Strong's ConcordanceFor vain man would be wise, though man be born [like] a wild ass's colt.
Topical BibleAss Ass's Becomes Bold Born Colt Donkey Donkey's Empty Empty-headed Field Foal Gets Hollow-minded Idiot Intelligent Senseless Stupid Teaching Though Understanding Vain Void Wild Wisdom Wise Yea Yet
Job Chapter 11 Verse 12
Alphabetical: a An be become born But can colt donkey donkey's foal idiot intelligent is man more no of than the When wild will wise witless
OT Poetry: Job 11:12 An empty-headed man becomes wise when (Jb)