Bible VersionsNIVEcclesiastes 8:1; Ecclesiastes 8:5
Ecclesiastes 8:1; Ecclesiastes 8:5 (New International Version)
Who is like the wise man? Who knows the explanation of things? Wisdom brightens a man's face and changes its hard appearance.
Whoever obeys his command will come to no harm, and the wise heart will know the proper time and procedure.
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