Proverbs 1:23, NIV: Repent at my rebuke! Then I will pour out my thoughts to you, I will make known to you my teachings.
Isaiah 30:18, AMP: Therefore the Lord waits [expectantly] and longs to be gracious to you, and therefore He waits on high to have compassion on you.
for the Lord is a God of justice; blessed (happy, fortunate) are all those who long for Him [since He will never fail them].
Jeremiah 22:21, AMP: “I spoke to you in your [times of] prosperity, but you said, ‘I will not listen!’ This has been your attitude and practice from your youth; you have not obeyed My voice.”
Isaiah 30:19-20, NIV: People of Zion, who live in Jerusalem, you will weep no more. How gracious he will be when you cry for help! As soon as he hears, he will answer you. Although the Lord gives you the bread of adversity and the water of affliction, your teachers will be hidden no more; with your own eyes you will see them.
Deuteronomy 4:36, NIV: From heaven he made you hear his voice to discipline you. On earth he showed you his great fire, and you heard his words from out of the fire.