Proverbs 13:10
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New American Standard Bible
Through insolence comes nothing but strife, But wisdom is with those who receive counsel.

King James Bible
Only by pride cometh contention: but with the well advised is wisdom.

Darby Bible Translation
By pride there only cometh contention; but with the well-advised is wisdom.

World English Bible
Pride only breeds quarrels, but with ones who take advice is wisdom.

Young's Literal Translation
A vain man through pride causeth debate, And with the counselled is wisdom.

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Either:

(1) "By pride alone comes contention" - that is the one unfailing spring of quarrels; or

(2) "By pride comes contention only" - it, and it alone, is the fruit of pride.

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Practical Methods of Studying the Old Testament
[Sidenote: The various methods of approach] The Old Testament may be studied as literature, as history, as the record of an important stage in the evolution of religion, as the revelation of God to the race, or as a practical aid to the individual in living the true life. Each angle of approach calls for different methods and yields its correspondingly rich results. Studied in accordance with the canons of modern literary investigation, a literature is disclosed of surpassing variety, beauty, and
Charles Foster Kent—The Origin & Permanent Value of the Old Testament

"And this is his Commandment," &C.
1 John iii. 23.--"And this is his commandment," &c. There are different tempers of mind among men, some more smooth and pliable, others more refractory and froward. Some may be persuaded by love, who cannot be constrained by fear. With some a request will more prevail than a command. Others again are of a harsher disposition. Love and condescension doth rather embolden them, and therefore they must be restrained with the bridle of authority. It would seem that the Lord hath some regard to this in
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

Cross References
Judges 19:30
All who saw it said, "Nothing like this has ever happened or been seen from the day when the sons of Israel came up from the land of Egypt to this day. Consider it, take counsel and speak up!"

Proverbs 13:9
The light of the righteous rejoices, But the lamp of the wicked goes out.

Proverbs 13:11
Wealth obtained by fraud dwindles, But the one who gathers by labor increases it.

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