Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Absalom said moreover, Oh that I were made judge in the land, that every man which hath any suit or cause might come unto me, and I would do him justice!

Bible References

Oh that i

Judges 9:1
And Abimelech the son of Jerubbaal went to Shechem unto his mother's brethren, and spoke with them, and with all the family of the house of his mother's father, saying,
Proverbs 25:6
Put not forth yourself in the presence of the king, and stand not in the place of great men:
Luke 14:8
When you are bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest place; lest a more honorable man than you be bidden of him;

I would do

Proverbs 27:2
Let another man praise you, and not your own mouth; a stranger, and not your own lips.
2 Peter 2:19
While they promise them liberty, they themselves are the servants of corruption: for of whom a man is overcome, of the same is he brought in bondage.