New Living Translation
Common sense and success belong to me. Insight and strength are mine.
King James Bible
Counsel is mine, and sound wisdom: I am understanding; I have strength.
Darby Bible Translation
Counsel is mine, and sound wisdom: I am intelligence; I have strength.
World English Bible
Counsel and sound knowledge are mine. I have understanding and power.
Young's Literal Translation
Mine is counsel and substance, I am understanding, I have might.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
8:14 Wisdom - All solid and substantial and useful wisdom is assential to me.
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92. Having said this, when they had kissed him, he lifted up his feet, and as though he saw friends coming to him and was glad because of them--for as he lay his countenance appeared joyful--he died and was gathered to the fathers. And they afterward, according to his commandment, wrapped him up and buried him, hiding his body underground. And no one knows to this day where it was buried, save those two only. But each of those who received the sheepskin of the blessed Antony and the garment worn …
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You ignored my advice and rejected the correction I offered.
He grants a treasure of common sense to the honest. He is a shield to those who walk with integrity.
My child, don't lose sight of common sense and discernment. Hang on to them,
Unfriendly people care only about themselves; they lash out at common sense.
Get all the advice and instruction you can, so you will be wise the rest of your life.
One wise person is stronger than ten leading citizens of a town!
So even though wisdom is better than strength, those who are wise will be despised if they are poor. What they say will not be appreciated for long.
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