Bible VersionsNASProverbs 5:23; Proverbs 7:21; Proverbs 10:19; Proverbs 11:14; Proverbs 13:23; Proverbs 14:4; Proverbs 14:28; Proverbs 15:22; Proverbs 16:8; Proverbs 20:6; Proverbs 20:15; Proverbs 24:6
Proverbs 5:23; Proverbs 7:21; Proverbs 10:19; Proverbs 11:14; Proverbs 13:23; Proverbs 14:4; Proverbs 14:28; Proverbs 15:22; Proverbs 16:8; Proverbs 20:6; Proverbs 20:15; Proverbs 24:6 (New American Standard)
He will die for lack of instruction, And in the greatness of his folly he will go astray.
With her many persuasions she entices him; With her flattering lips she seduces him.
When there are many words, transgression is unavoidable , But he who restrains his lips is wise.
Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.
Abundant food is in the fallow ground of the poor, But it is swept away by injustice .
Where no oxen are, the manger is clean, But much revenue comes by the strength of the ox.
In a multitude of people is a king's glory, But in the dearth of people is a prince's ruin.
Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.
Better is a little with righteousness Than great income with injustice .
Many a man proclaims his own loyalty, But who can find a trustworthy man?
There is gold, and an abundance of jewels; But the lips of knowledge are a more precious thing.
For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.
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