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84 Bible Verses About Wise Decisions

Here are 84 Bible verses about wise decisions from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible (King James Version), sorted from most to least relevant.

Proverbs 3:5-6 KJV

Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.

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Proverbs 12:15 KJV

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise.

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James 1:5 KJV

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise.

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Proverbs 1:5 KJV

If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him.

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Proverbs 16:9 KJV

A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels:

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Philippians 4:6 KJV

A man’s heart deviseth his way: but the LORD directeth his steps.

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Proverbs 15:22 KJV

Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.

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1 Peter 1:13-15 KJV

Without counsel purposes are disappointed: but in the multitude of counsellors they are established.

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1 Peter 5:8 KJV

Wherefore gird up the loins of your mind, be sober, and hope to the end for the grace that is to be brought unto you at the revelation of Jesus Christ; As obedient children, not fashioning yourselves according to the former lusts in your ignorance: But as he which hath called you is holy, so be ye holy in all manner of conversation;

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Hebrews 13:5 KJV

Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:

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Joshua 1:9 KJV

Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have: for he hath said, I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee.

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Hebrews 11:1 KJV

Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the LORD thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.

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James 1:6-8 KJV

Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.

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Matthew 6:24 KJV

But let him ask in faith, nothing wavering. For he that wavereth is like a wave of the sea driven with the wind and tossed. For let not that man think that he shall receive any thing of the Lord. A double minded man is unstable in all his ways.

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Proverbs 13:11 KJV

No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. Ye cannot serve God and mammon.

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Proverbs 2:6 KJV

Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished: but he that gathereth by labour shall increase.

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Psalms 119:9 KJV

For the LORD giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding.

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Proverbs 11:14 KJV

Wherewithal shall a young man cleanse his way? by taking heed thereto according to thy word.

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Psalms 119:1 KJV

Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.

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1 Timothy 6:10 KJV

Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD.

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Jeremiah 29:11 KJV

For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows.

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1 Timothy 5:8 KJV

For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.

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John 14:6 KJV

But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.

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Matthew 6:33 KJV

Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.

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Proverbs 13:20 KJV

But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

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James 3:17 KJV

He that walketh with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed.

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Proverbs 3:5 KJV

But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy.

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Psalms 25:12 KJV

Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.

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Proverbs 18:22 KJV

What man is he that feareth the LORD? him shall he teach in the way that he shall choose.

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Philippians 4:7 KJV

Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour of the LORD.

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John 10:10 KJV

And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.

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Proverbs 22:3 KJV

The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.

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Psalms 19:8 KJV

A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished.

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Joshua 24:15 KJV

The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

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James 4:7 KJV

And if it seem evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.

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Philippians 4:13 KJV

Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

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Psalms 119:105 KJV

I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me.

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Psalms 37:7 KJV

Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.

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1 Chronicles 16:11 KJV

Rest in the LORD, and wait patiently for him: fret not thyself because of him who prospereth in his way, because of the man who bringeth wicked devices to pass.

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2 Timothy 3:16 KJV

Seek the LORD and his strength, seek his face continually.

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1 Thessalonians 5:17 KJV

All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:

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Colossians 3:17 KJV

Pray without ceasing.

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Proverbs 19:20 KJV

And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by him.

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Proverbs 14:12 KJV

Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.

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Job 12:12 KJV

There is a way which seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.

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Hebrews 11:6 KJV

With the ancient is wisdom; and in length of days understanding.

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Romans 8:28-30 KJV

But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.

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Romans 1:22-23 KJV

And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose. For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren. Moreover whom he did predestinate, them he also called: and whom he called, them he also justified: and whom he justified, them he also glorified.

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Proverbs 1:7 KJV

Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools, And changed the glory of the uncorruptible God into an image made like to corruptible man, and to birds, and fourfooted beasts, and creeping things.

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Deuteronomy 30:19 KJV

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

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Acts 10:38 KJV

I call heaven and earth to record this day against you, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing: therefore choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live:

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Proverbs 23:7 KJV

How God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Ghost and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him.

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Hebrews 4:15 KJV

For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he: Eat and drink, saith he to thee; but his heart is not with thee.

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1 Corinthians 6:19-20 KJV

For we have not an high priest which cannot be touched with the feeling of our infirmities; but was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin.

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1 Corinthians 1:25 KJV

What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost which is in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own? For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God’s.

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Ecclesiastes 2:26 KJV

Because the foolishness of God is wiser than men; and the weakness of God is stronger than men.

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Proverbs 4:6-7 KJV

For God giveth to a man that is good in his sight wisdom, and knowledge, and joy: but to the sinner he giveth travail, to gather and to heap up, that he may give to him that is good before God. This also is vanity and vexation of spirit.

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Proverbs 3:13 KJV

Forsake her not, and she shall preserve thee: love her, and she shall keep thee. Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.

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Deuteronomy 30:19-20 KJV

Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding.

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1 Corinthians 7:8 KJV

I call heaven and earth to record this day against you, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing: therefore choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live: That thou mayest love the LORD thy God, and that thou mayest obey his voice, and that thou mayest cleave unto him: for he is thy life, and the length of thy days: that thou mayest dwell in the land which the LORD sware unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, to give them.

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1 Corinthians 1:30 KJV

I say therefore to the unmarried and widows, It is good for them if they abide even as I.

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Romans 8:28 KJV

But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption:

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Ecclesiastes 5:10 KJV

And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.

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Proverbs 4:7 KJV

He that loveth silver shall not be satisfied with silver; nor he that loveth abundance with increase: this is also vanity.

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Revelation 3:20 KJV

Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding.

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1 John 5:14 KJV

Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.

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2 Timothy 1:7 KJV

And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us:

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Proverbs 23:5 KJV

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

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Proverbs 16:33 KJV

Wilt thou set thine eyes upon that which is not? for riches certainly make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven.

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Colossians 1:15-17 KJV

The lot is cast into the lap; but the whole disposing thereof is of the LORD.

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Romans 12:2 KJV

Who is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of every creature: For by him were all things created, that are in heaven, and that are in earth, visible and invisible, whether they be thrones, or dominions, or principalities, or powers: all things were created by him, and for him: And he is before all things, and by him all things consist.

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John 6:37-40 KJV

And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.

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Proverbs 14:22-25 KJV

All that the Father giveth me shall come to me; and him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out. For I came down from heaven, not to do mine own will, but the will of him that sent me. And this is the Father’s will which hath sent me, that of all which he hath given me I should lose nothing, but should raise it up again at the last day. And this is the will of him that sent me, that every one which seeth the Son, and believeth on him, may have everlasting life: and I will raise him up at the last day.

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1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 KJV

Do they not err that devise evil? but mercy and truth shall be to them that devise good. In all labour there is profit: but the talk of the lips tendeth only to penury. The crown of the wise is their riches: but the foolishness of fools is folly. A true witness delivereth souls: but a deceitful witness speaketh lies.

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Isaiah 58:11 KJV

Rejoice evermore. Pray without ceasing. In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.

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Proverbs 25:15 KJV

And the LORD shall guide thee continually, and satisfy thy soul in drought, and make fat thy bones: and thou shalt be like a watered garden, and like a spring of water, whose waters fail not.

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Proverbs 17:15 KJV

By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaketh the bone.

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Psalms 46:10 KJV

He that justifieth the wicked, and he that condemneth the just, even they both are abomination to the LORD.

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James 2:26 KJV

Be still, and know that I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth.

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Philippians 2:13 KJV

For as the body without the spirit is dead, so faith without works is dead also.

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John 16:33 KJV

For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure.

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John 8:12 KJV

These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.

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Luke 1:37 KJV

Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.

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Matthew 21:28-30 KJV

For with God nothing shall be impossible.

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Habakkuk 1:13 KJV

But what think ye? A certain man had two sons; and he came to the first, and said, Son, go work to day in my vineyard. He answered and said, I will not: but afterward he repented, and went. And he came to the second, and said likewise. And he answered and said, I go, sir: and went not.

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Micah 6:8 KJV

Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil, and canst not look on iniquity: wherefore lookest thou upon them that deal treacherously, and holdest thy tongue when the wicked devoureth the man that is more righteous than he?

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Isaiah 32:17 KJV

He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the LORD require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?

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