Matthew 6:8; Matthew 7:24; Matthew 7:26; Matthew 11:16; Matthew 13:24; Matthew 18:23; Matthew 22:2; Matthew 25:1
"So do not be like them; for your Father knows what you need before you ask Him.
"Therefore everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them, may be compared to a wise man who built his house on the rock.
"Everyone who hears these words of Mine and does not act on them, will be like a foolish man who built his house on the sand.
"But to what shall I compare this generation? It is like children sitting in the market places, who call out to the other children,
Jesus presented another parable to them, saying, "The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a man who sowed good seed in his field.
"For this reason the kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who wished to settle accounts with his slaves.
"The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who gave a wedding feast for his son.
"Then the kingdom of heaven will be comparable to ten virgins, who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom.