Proverbs 17:24

24 Wisdom is the focus of the perceptive, but a fool's eyes roam to the ends of the earth.

Proverbs 17:24 In-Context

22 A joyful heart is good medicine, but a broken spirit dries up the bones.
23 A wicked man secretly takes a bribe to subvert the course of justice.
24 Wisdom is the focus of the perceptive, but a fool's eyes roam to the ends of the earth.
25 A foolish son is grief to his father and bitterness to the one who bore him.
26 It is certainly not good to fine an innocent person, or to beat a noble for his honesty.
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