Proverbs 24:6

For by wise counsel you shall wage your war: and in a multitude of counselors there is safety.
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Man. Hebrew, "eat not bread of an evil eye "the envious, or rather the sordid miser.

John Chrysostom

AD 407
[Solomon] calls war a matter full of disorder, a matter in need of many hands. Or, he may be warning us not to rush to war inconsiderately. Behold, he says, When a decision must be taken, is it not always beneficial to have wisdom in the middle of things? Commentary on the Proverbs of Solomon, Fragment

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation - 2 Peter 1:20

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