'Counsel' in the Bible
To learn wisdom and moral instruction, and to discern wise counsel.
A wise man will hear and increase in learning, And a man of understanding will acquire wise counsel,
But ye have set at nought all my counsel, and would none of my reproof:
They would none of my counsel: they despised all my reproof.
Therefore they will eat from the fruit of their way, and they will be stuffed full of their own counsel.
He stores up effective counsel for the upright, and is like a shield for those who live with integrity,
For an abomination to Jehovah is the perverted, And with the upright is His secret counsel.
I, wisdom, dwell with prudence, and I invent the knowledge of giving counsel.
Counsel is mine, and sound wisdom: I am understanding; I have strength.
Counsel a wise man, and he will be wiser still; teach a righteous man, and he will add to his learning.
A city is exalted by the blessing provided from the upright, but it is destroyed by the counsel of the wicked.
A busybody is revealing secret counsel, And the faithful of spirit is covering the matter.
Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellers there is safety.
The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise.
Through insolence comes nothing but strife, But wisdom is with those who receive counsel.
Whoever despises the word and counsel [of God] brings destruction upon himself, but he who [reverently] fears and respects the commandment [of God] is rewarded.
Leave the presence of a foolish person, or you will not understand wise counsel.
A scorner has no love for one who rebukes him; neither will he go to the wise [for counsel].
Without counsel purposes are disappointed: but in the multitude of counsellers they are established.
The delight of kings is righteous counsel, and they love the one who speaks uprightly.
He who deals wisely and heeds [God's] word and counsel shall find good, and whoever leans on, trusts in, and is confident in the Lord -- "happy, blessed, and fortunate is he.
One who acts wickedly pays attention to evil counsel; a liar listens to a malicious tongue.
Hear counsel, and receive instruction, that thou mayest be wise in thy latter end.
There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.
Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water; but a man of understanding will draw it out.
Every purpose is established by counsel: and with good advice make war.
There is no wisdom nor understanding nor counsel against the LORD.
Haven't I written for you thirty sayings about counsel and knowledge,
For by wise counsel thou shalt make thy war: and in multitude of counsellers there is safety.
Thy cause plead with thy neighbour, And the secret counsel of another reveal not,
The sluggard is wiser in his own conceit than seven men that can give him counsel.
Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: so doth the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel.
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