Daily Wisdom

Meditations on the Book of Proverbs

5 The wise prevail through great power,    and those who have knowledge muster their strength. 6 Surely you need guidance to wage war,    and victory is won through many advisers. 7 Wisdom is too high for fools;    in the assembly at the gate they must not open their mouths.   Wisdom is superior to brute …

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18 Plans are established by seeking advice;    so if you wage war, obtain guidance. 19 A gossip betrays a confidence;    so avoid anyone who talks too much. 20 If someone curses their father or mother,    their lamp will be snuffed out in pitch darkness.    Those who want their plans to succeed ought to base …

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