New Living Translation
"You people really know everything, don't you? And when you die, wisdom will die with you!
King James Bible
No doubt but ye are the people, and wisdom shall die with you.
Darby Bible Translation
Truly ye are the people, and wisdom shall die with you!
World English Bible
"No doubt, but you are the people, and wisdom shall die with you.
Young's Literal Translation
Truly -- ye are the people, And with you doth wisdom die.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
12:2 Ye - You have engrossed all the reason of mankind; and each of you has as much wisdom as an whole people put together. All the wisdom which is in the world, lives in you, and will be utterly lost when you die. When wise and good men die, it is a comfort to think that wisdom and goodness do not die with them: it is folly to think, that there will be a great, irreparable loss of us when we are gone, since God has the residue of the spirit, and can raise up others more fit to do his work.
LibraryWhether Craftiness is a Special Sin?
Objection 1: It would seem that craftiness is not a special sin. For the words of Holy Writ do not induce anyone to sin; and yet they induce us to be crafty, according to Prov. 1:4, "To give craftiness [Douay: 'subtlety'] to little ones." Therefore craftiness is not a sin. Objection 2: Further, it is written (Prov. 13:16): "The crafty [Douay: 'prudent'] man doth all things with counsel." Therefore, he does so either for a good or for an evil end. If for a good end, there is no sin seemingly, and …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
Whether Prophecy Pertains to Knowledge?
On the Interior Man
Tit. 2:06 Thoughts for Young Men
Then Job spoke again:
"As for all of you, come back with a better argument, though I still won't find a wise man among you.
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