King James Version
A wise man is strong; yea, a man of knowledge increaseth strength.
Darby Bible Translation
A wise man is strong, and a man of knowledge increaseth strength.
World English Bible
A wise man has great power; and a knowledgeable man increases strength;
Young's Literal Translation
Mighty is the wise in strength, And a man of knowledge is strengthening power,
Proverbs 24:5 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
is strong: Heb. is in strength
increaseth...: Heb. strengtheneth might
A wise man is strong; yea, a man of knowledge increaseth strength.Proverbs 24:5 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryThe Sluggard's Farm
A sermon (No. 2027) intended for reading on Lord's Day, June 3rd 1888, delivered by C. H. Spurgeon at the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington. "I went by the field of the slothful, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding; And, lo, it was all grown over with thorns, and nettles had covered the face thereof, and the stone wall thereof was broken down. Then I saw, and considered it well: I looked upon it, and received instruction."--Proverbs 24:30-32. No doubt Solomon was sometimes glad …
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs
Epistle xxxvi. To Maximus, Bishop of Salona .
The Portrait of a Drunkyard
Meditations on the Hindrances which Keep Back a Sinner from the Practice of Piety.
Scriptures Showing the Sin and Danger of Joining with Wicked and Ungodly Men.
A Treatise on Good Works
A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, and casteth down the strength of the confidence thereof.
For by wise counsel thou shalt make thy war: and in multitude of counsellers there is safety.
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