Cross-references

Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 1:7 in English Standard Version

"The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction."

  • Job 28:28 And he said to man, ‘Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom, and to turn away from evil is understanding.’”
  • Pr 9:10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the knowledge of the Holy One is insight.
  • Pr 15:33 The fear of the Lord is instruction in wisdom, and humility comes before honor.