Restore to me the joy of your salvation, and uphold me with a willing spirit.
─ Psalm 51:12 ESV
Teach us to number our days that we may get a heart of wisdom.
─ Psalm 90:12 ESV
Wisdom shouts in the streets. She cries out in the public square. She calls to the crowds along the main street, to those gathered in front of the city gate: “How long, you simpletons, will you insist on being simpleminded? How long will you mockers relish your mocking? How long will you fools hate knowledge?
─ Proverbs 1:20-22 NLT
And you should imitate me, just as I imitate Christ.
─ 1 Corinthians 11:1 NLT
Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, making the best use of the time, because the days are evil. Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is.
─ Ephesians 5:15-17 ESV
Let the wicked forsake his way, And the unrighteous man his thoughts; Let him return to the Lord, And He will have mercy on him; And to our God, For He will abundantly pardon.
─ Isaiah 55:7 NKJV
In righteousness you shall be established; you shall be far from oppression, for you shall not fear; and from terror, for it shall not come near you.
─ Isaiah 54:14 ESV
For the word of God is living and active and sharper than any two-edged sword, and piercing as far as the division of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and able to judge the thoughts and intentions of the heart.
─ Hebrews 4:12 NASB
Therefore I, a prisoner for serving the Lord, beg you to lead a life worthy of your calling, for you have been called by God.
─ Ephesians 4:1 NLT
When the Lord has given you rest from your sorrow and pain and from your trouble and unrest and from the hard service with which you were made to serve …. The whole earth is at rest and is quiet; they break forth into singing.
─ Isaiah 14:3, 7 AMPC