Proverbs 2:3-5, NKJV: Yes, if you cry out for discernment, And lift up your voice for understanding, 4 If you seek her as silver, And search for her as for hidden treasures; Then you will understand the fear of the Lord, And find the knowledge of God.
Proverbs 3:19, 34, AMP: The Lord by His wisdom has founded the earth;
By His understanding He has established the heavens. Though He scoffs at the scoffers and scorns the scorners, Yet He gives His grace [His undeserved favor] to the humble [those who give up self-importance].
2 Chronicles 7:14, NIV: If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
Matthew 13:44, NKJV: Again, the kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which a man found and hid; and for joy over it he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.
Daniel 9:3, AMP: So I directed my attention to the Lord God to seek Him by prayer and supplications, with fasting, sackcloth and ashes.