Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


The king's favour is toward a wise servant: but his wrath is against him that causeth shame.

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Proverbs 19:12
The king’s wrath is like the roaring of a lion,
But his favor is like dew on the grass.
Proverbs 20:8
A king who sits on the throne of justice
Disperses all evil with his eyes.
Proverbs 22:11
He who loves purity of heart
And whose speech is gracious, the king is his friend.
Proverbs 25:5
Take away the wicked before the king,
And his throne will be established in righteousness.
Proverbs 29:12
If a ruler pays attention to falsehood,
All his ministers become wicked.
Psalm 101:4
A perverse heart shall depart from me;
I will know no evil.
Matthew 24:45
Who then is the faithful and sensible slave whom his master put in charge of his household to give them their food at the proper time?
Luke 12:42
And the Lord said, Who then is the faithful and sensible steward, whom his master will put in charge of his servants, to give them their rations at the proper time?


Proverbs 10:5
He who gathers in summer is a son who acts wisely,
But he who sleeps in harvest is a son who acts shamefully.
Proverbs 17:2
A servant who acts wisely will rule over a son who acts shamefully,
And will share in the inheritance among brothers.
Proverbs 19:26
He who assaults his father and drives his mother away
Is a shameful and disgraceful son.

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Proverbs 16:13
Righteous lips are the delight of kings,
And he who speaks right is loved.