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Proverbs 11:14

    Proverbs 11:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

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

    American King James Version (AKJV)

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

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Where no wise guidance is, the people falleth; But in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    When there is no helping suggestion the people will have a fall, but with a number of wise guides they will be safe.

    Webster's Revision

    Where no wise guidance is, the people falleth; But in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.

    World English Bible

    Where there is no wise guidance, the nation falls, but in the multitude of counselors there is victory.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Where no wise guidance is, the people falleth: but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 11:14

    Counsel - See Proverbs 1:5 note. This precept may well be thought of as coming with special force at the time of the organization of the monarchy of Israel. Compare 1 Kings 12:6.