Proverbs 8:1-10 (New International Version)

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Wisdom's Call

1 Does not wisdom call out?1 Does not understanding raise her voice? 2 On the heights along the way, where the paths meet, she takes her stand; 3 beside the gates leading into the city, at the entrances, she cries aloud:2 4 "To you, O men, I call out;3 I raise my voice to all mankind. 5 You who are simple,4 gain prudence;5 you who are foolish, gain understanding. 6 Listen, for I have worthy things to say; I open my lips to speak what is right. 7 My mouth speaks what is true,6 for my lips detest wickedness. 8 All the words of my mouth are just; none of them is crooked or perverse. 9 To the discerning all of them are right; they are faultless to those who have knowledge. 10 Choose my instruction instead of silver, knowledge rather than choice gold,7
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