16 Bible Verses about Wise Councel
Most Relevant Verses
Where there is no guidance the people fall,
But in abundance of counselors there is victory.
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes,
But a wise man is he who listens to counsel.
Listen to counsel and accept discipline,
That you may be wise the rest of your days.
Many plans are in a man’s heart,
But the counsel of the Lord will stand.
Without consultation, plans are frustrated,
But with many counselors they succeed.
Therefore, O king, may my advice be pleasing to you: break away now from your sins by doing righteousness and from your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor, in case there may be a prolonging of your prosperity.’
While he was sitting on the judgment seat, his wife sent him a message, saying, “Have nothing to do with that righteous Man; for last night I suffered greatly in a dream because of Him.”
I advise you to buy from Me gold refined by fire so that you may become rich, and white garments so that you may clothe yourself, and that the shame of your nakedness will not be revealed; and eye salve to anoint your eyes so that you may see.
Your word is a lamp to my feet
And a light to my path.
He who trusts in his own heart is a fool,
But he who walks wisely will be delivered.
Faithful are the wounds of a friend,
But deceitful are the kisses of an enemy.