14 For lack of guidance a nation falls, but victory is won through many advisers.

Other Translations of Proverbs 11:14

King James Version

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

English Standard Version

14 Where there is no guidance, a people falls, but in an abundance of counselors there is safety.

The Message

14 Without good direction, people lose their way; the more wise counsel you follow, the better your chances.

New King James Version

14 Where there is no counsel, the people fall; But in the multitude of counselors there is safety.

New Living Translation

14 Without wise leadership, a nation falls; there is safety in having many advisers.

Matthew Henry's Commentary on Proverbs 11:14

Commentary on Proverbs 11:14

(Read Proverbs 11:14)

We shall often find it to our advantage to advise with others.