Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil, See No Evil

Today’s Bible or Not quote is well-known contemporary wisdom, but its origin goes back to ancient times. A universal concept throughout history is the idea to do those thing which are good, and to shun those things which are evil. The maxim of the 3 Wise Monkeys conveys this concept in a very simplified visual.

“Hear no evil, speak no evil, see no evil.” – Bible or Not?

No, the proverb of the 3 wise monkeys is not from the Bible but it is supported by the Bible. The origin of the quote, as depicted by the above ancient carving, goes back to…

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