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Proverbs 11:14 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

14 Without guidance, a people will fall,
but with many counselors there is deliverance.

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Proverbs 11:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

14 Where there is no guidance, a nation[a] falls,
    but in an abundance of counselors there is safety.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 11:14 Or an army
New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

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Proverbs 15:22 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

22 Plans fail when there is no counsel,
but with many advisers they succeed.

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Proverbs 15:22 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

22 Without counsel, plans go wrong,
    but with many advisers they succeed.

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Proverbs 20:18 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

18 Finalize plans with counsel,
and wage war with sound guidance.

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Proverbs 20:18 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

18 Plans are established by taking advice;
    wage war by following wise guidance.

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Proverbs 24:5-6 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

A wise warrior is better than a strong one,[a]
and a man of knowledge than one of strength;[b]
for you should wage war with sound guidance—
victory comes with many counselors.

Footnotes:

  1. 24:5 LXX, Syr; MT reads is in strength
  2. 24:5 LXX, Syr, Tg; MT reads knowledge exerts strength
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Proverbs 24:5-6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Wise warriors are mightier than strong ones,[a]
    and those who have knowledge than those who have strength;
for by wise guidance you can wage your war,
    and in abundance of counselors there is victory.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 24:5 Gk Compare Syr Tg: Heb A wise man is strength
New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

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Proverbs 27:9 Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

Oil and incense bring joy to the heart,
and the sweetness of a friend is better than self-counsel.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. 27:9 LXX reads heart, but the soul is torn up by affliction
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Proverbs 27:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Perfume and incense make the heart glad,
    but the soul is torn by trouble.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 27:9 Gk: Heb the sweetness of a friend is better than one’s own counsel
New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

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