James, the brother of Jesus, asked, “[FROM WHENCE COME WARS] and [FIGHTINGS] among you? Ye lust, and have not: ye kill, and desire to have, and cannot obtain: [YE FIGHT AND WAR, YET YE HAVE NOT, BECAUSE YE ASK NOT]” (James 4:1–2).
“[WISDOM IS THE PRINCIPAL THING]; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get [UNDERSTANDING]” (Proverbs 4:7).
“The [FEAR] of the LORD is the [BEGINNING OF WISDOM: AND THE KNOWLEDGE OF THE HOLY IS UNDERSTANDING]” (Proverbs 9:10).
“There is gold, and a multitude of rubies: but the lips of [KNOWLEDGE] are a precious jewel. The heart of the prudent getteth knowledge; and the ear of [THE WISE SEEKETH KNOWLEDGE]” (Proverbs 20:15, 18:15).
“Seek ye the LORD [WHILE HE MAY BE FOUND, CALL YE UPON HIM WHILE HE IS NEAR]” (Isaiah 55:6).
“[THE NAME] of the LORD is [A STRONG TOWER]: the [RIGHTEOUS RUNNETH INTO IT, AND IS SAFE]” (Proverbs 18:10).
Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ says: “[ALL THESE ARE THE BEGINNING OF SORROWS]” (Matthew 24:8).
“[AND YE SHALL HEAR OF WARS AND RUMOURS OF WARS]: see that ye [BE NOT TROUBLED: FOR ALL THESE THINGS MUST COME TO PASS], but [THE END IS NOT YET]” (Matthew 24:6).
“[FEAR NOT, LITTLE FLOCK]; for it is your Father’s good pleasure to give you the kingdom” (Luke 12:32). “I am with you alway, [EVEN UNTO THE END OF THE WORLD]. Amen” (Matthew 28:20).