Proverbs on Freedom

Proverbs 11:14

Without wise leadership, a nation falls; with many counselors, there is safety.

Proverbs 12:15

Fools think they need no advice, but the wise listen to others.

Proverbs 13:13

People who despise advice will find themselves in trouble; those who respect it will succeed.

Proverbs 13:14

The advice of the wise is like a life-giving fountain; those who accept it avoid the snares of death.

Proverbs 15:22

Plans go wrong for lack of advice; many counselors bring success.

Proverbs 19:2

Zeal without knowledge is not good; a person who moves too quickly may go the wrong way.

Proverbs 19:3

People ruin their own lives by their own foolishness and then are angry at the Lord.

Proverbs 19:8

To acquire wisdom is to love oneself; people who cherish understanding will prosper.

Proverbs 19:16

Keep the commandments and keep you life; despising them leads to death.

Proverbs 19:20

Get all of the advice and instruction you can, and be wise the rest of your life.

Proverbs 19:21

You can make many plans, but the Lord’s purpose will prevail.

Proverbs 19:23

Fear of the Lord gives life, security, and protection from harm.

Proverbs 19:27

If you stop listening to instruction, my child, you have turned your back on knowledge.

Proverbs 20:5

Though good advice lies deep within a person’s heart, the wise will draw it out.

Proverbs 20:18

Plans succeed through good counsel; don’t go to war without the advice of others.

Proverbs 21:30

Human plans, no matter how wise or well advised, cannot stand against the Lord.

Proverbs 21:31

The horses are prepared for battle, but the victory belongs to the Lord.

Proverbs 24:5-6

A wise man is mightier than a strong man, and a man of knowledge is more powerful than a strong man. So don’t go to war without wise guidance; victory depends on having many counselors.