28 And he said to the human race, “The fear of the Lord—that is wisdom, and to shun evil is understanding.”

Read Job 28:28 Using Other Translations

And unto man he said, Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom; and to depart from evil is understanding.
And he said to man, 'Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom, and to turn away from evil is understanding.'"
And this is what he says to all humanity: ‘The fear of the Lord is true wisdom; to forsake evil is real understanding.’”