So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts to wisdom.
Grant you according to your own heart, and fulfill all your counsel.
For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, said the LORD.
There are many devices in a man' heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.
To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:
For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, said the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.
Labor not to be rich: cease from your own wisdom.
Surely the Lord GOD will do nothing, but he reveals his secret to his servants the prophets.
Cause me to hear your loving kindness in the morning; for in you do I trust: cause me to know the way wherein I should walk; for I lift up my soul to you.
Without counsel purposes are disappointed: but in the multitude of counsellors they are established.
For which of you, intending to build a tower, sits not down first, and counts the cost, whether he have sufficient to finish it?
A man' heart devises his way: but the LORD directs his steps.
For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
Envy you not the oppressor, and choose none of his ways.
For the fraudulent is abomination to the LORD: but his secret is with the righteous.
This also comes forth from the LORD of hosts, which is wonderful in counsel, and excellent in working.
But God has revealed them to us by his Spirit: for the Spirit searches all things, yes, the deep things of God.
Commit your works to the LORD, and your thoughts shall be established.