Job 28:20-28 NIV

20 "Where then does wisdom come from? Where does understanding dwell?1

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      21 It is hidden from the eyes of every living thing, concealed even from the birds of the air.2

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          22 Destructiona3 and Death4 say, 'Only a rumor of it has reached our ears.'

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          23 God understands the way to it and he alone5 knows where it dwells,6

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          24 for he views the ends of the earth7 and sees everything under the heavens.8

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          25 When he established the force of the wind and measured out the waters,9

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          26 when he made a decree for the rain10 and a path for the thunderstorm,11

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          27 then he looked at wisdom and appraised it; he confirmed it and tested it.12

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          28 And he said to man, 'The fear of the Lord--that is wisdom, and to shun evil13 is understanding.14' "

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