‘Tis not enough your counsel still be true; Blunt truths more mischief than nice falsehoods do.
When we turn to one another for counsel we reduce the number of our enemies.
Let no man under value the price of a virtuous woman’s counsel.
He that gives good advice, builds with one hand; he that gives good counsel and example, builds with both; but he that gives good admonition and bad example, builds with one hand and pulls down with the other.
It is a light thing for whoever keeps his foot outside trouble to advise and counsel him that suffers.
Instead of taking environmentalism away from the left, conservatives condemn it as a counsel of doom.
Prayer in the hour of need is a great boon. From simple trials to our Gethsemanes, prayer – persistent prayer – can put us in touch with God, our greatest source of comfort and counsel.
‘You better do a lot of praying’ is good counsel for all of the Lord’s servants, new or seasoned. It is what His wise servants do. They pray. The disciples of Jesus Christ when He lived on the earth noticed that about Him.