Job 12:2
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New International Version
"Doubtless you are the only people who matter, and 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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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

No doubt but ye are the people - Doubtless ye are the wisest men in the world; all wisdom is concentrated in you; and when ye die, there will no more be found on the face of the earth! This is a strong irony.

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ye are the people

Job 6:24,25 Teach me, and I will hold my tongue: and cause me to understand wherein I have erred...

Job 8:8-10 For inquire, I pray you, of the former age, and prepare yourself to the search of their fathers...

Job 11:2,6,12 Should not the multitude of words be answered? and should a man full of talk be justified...

Job 15:2 Should a wise man utter vain knowledge, and fill his belly with the east wind?

Job 17:4 For you have hid their heart from understanding: therefore shall you not exalt them.

Job 20:3 I have heard the check of my reproach, and the spirit of my understanding causes me to answer.

Job 32:7-13 I said, Days should speak, and multitude of years should teach wisdom...

Proverbs 28:11 The rich man is wise in his own conceit; but the poor that has understanding searches him out.

Isaiah 5:21 Woe to them that are wise in their own eyes, and prudent in their own sight!

1 Corinthians 4:10 We are fools for Christ's sake, but you are wise in Christ; we are weak, but you are strong; you are honorable, but we are despised.

1 Corinthians 6:5 I speak to your shame. Is it so, that there is not a wise man among you? no, not one that shall be able to judge between his brothers?

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Whether, for Salvation, it is Necessary to Believe Anything which is Beyond Natural Reason
Whether, for Salvation, it is Necessary to Believe Anything which is Beyond Natural Reason We proceed to the third article thus: 1. It seems that for salvation it is not necessary to believe anything which is beyond natural reason. For it seems that what naturally belongs to a thing is sufficient for its salvation and perfection. Now the things of faith are beyond natural reason, since they are unseen, as was said in Q. 1, Art. 4. To believe in them is therefore unnecessary for salvation. 2. Again,
Aquinas—Nature and Grace

Whether Prudence is in us by Nature?
Objection 1: It would seem that prudence is in us by nature. The Philosopher says that things connected with prudence "seem to be natural," namely "synesis, gnome" [*{synesis} and {gnome}, Cf. [2754]FS, Q[57], A[6]] and the like, but not those which are connected with speculative wisdom. Now things belonging to the same genus have the same kind of origin. Therefore prudence also is in us from nature. Objection 2: Further, the changes of age are according to nature. Now prudence results from age,
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica

Cross References
Job 12:1
Then Job replied:

Job 17:10
"But come on, all of you, try again! I will not find a wise man among you.

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