Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And Absalom rose up early, and stood beside the way of the gate: and it was so, that when any man that had a controversy came to the king for judgment, then Absalom called unto him, and said, Of what city art thou? And he said, Thy servant is of one of the tribes of Israel.
The murderer riseth with the light; He killeth the poor and needy; And in the night he is as a thief.
For they sleep not, except they do evil; And their sleep is taken away, unless they cause some to fall.
Now when morning was come, all the chief priests and the elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death:
And when Moses father-in-law saw all that he did to the people, he said, What is this thing that thou doest to the people? why sittest thou thyself alone, and all the people stand about thee from morning unto even?
1 Kings 3:16
Then there came two women that were harlots, unto the king, and stood before him.