Proverbs 8:1-6 LEB

Wisdom Calls

1 Does not wisdom call, and understanding raise its voice?

References for Proverbs 8:1

      2 {Atop the heights}a beside the road, at the crossroads she stands.

      References for Proverbs 8:2

        • Ì 8:2 - Literally "At a head of the heights"
          3 Beside gates, before towns, [at the] entrance of doors, she cries out:
          4 "To you, O {people},b I call, and my cry is to the children of humankind.

          References for Proverbs 8:4

            • Í 8:4 - Literally "men"
              5 Learn prudence, O simple ones; fools, learn {intelligence}.c

              References for Proverbs 8:5

                • Î 8:5 - Literally "heart"
                  6 Listen! For noble things I will speak, and upright things from the opening of my lips.