Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 26:5 in English Standard Version "Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own eyes." Pr 28:11 A rich man is wise in his own eyes, but a poor man who has understanding will find him out. Mt 16:1 And the Pharisees and Sadducees came, and to test him they asked him to show them a sign from heaven. Mt 21:24 Jesus answered them, “I also will ask you one question, and if you tell me the answer, then I also will tell you by what authority I do these things. Ro 12:16 Live in harmony with one another. Do not be haughty, but associate with the lowly. Never be wise in your own sight.