Where there is no guidance the people fall, But in abundance of counselors there is victory.
Without consultation, plans are frustrated, But with many counselors they succeed.
For by wise guidance you will wage war, And in abundance of counselors there is victory.
Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.
Then Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all Israel had come to Shechem to make him king.
Understanding is a fountain of life to one who has it, But the discipline of fools is folly.
The princes of Zoan are mere fools; The advice of Pharaoh's wisest advisers has become stupid How can you men say to Pharaoh, "I am a son of the wise, a son of ancient kings"?
The apostles and the elders came together to look into this matter.