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Proverbs: Science and History

  1. "Lean not unto thine own understanding." Don't try to understand things; just accept whatever the bible and your religious leaders tell you. 3:5

  2. "Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding."
    A special anthem was composed from these words for Darwin's funeral at Westminster Abbey. 3:13

  3. "How can a man ... understand his own way?"
    Humans can't figure things out on their own. 20:24

  4. "As he thinketh in his heart"
    In the Bible, people think with their hearts not with their heads. 23:7

  5. "Yea, my reins shall rejoice." ("Reins" is the Bible's word for kidneys.) 23:16