Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellers there is safety.

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 15:22
Plans go wrong when there is no counsel, but with many advisors it will succeed.
Proverbs 16:22
A fountain of life is wisdom for its owner, but the instruction of fools is folly.
Proverbs 24:6
For with wise guidance you shall make war for yourself, and victory [is] in an abundance of counsel.
1 Kings 12:1
Then Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all of Israel had come to Shechem to make him king.
Isaiah 19:11
Surely the princes of Zoan [are] foolish; the wise of the counselors of Pharaoh [give] senseless counsel. How can you say to Pharaoh, "I myself [am] a son of sages, a {descendant} of ancient kings"?
Acts 15:6
Both the apostles and the elders assembled to deliberate concerning this matter.