Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The king's favour is toward a wise servant: but his wrath is against him that causeth shame.
The king's wrath is as the roaring of a lion; But his favor is as dew upon the grass.
A king that sitteth on the throne of judgment Scattereth away all evil with his eyes.
He that loveth pureness of heart, For the grace of his lips the king will be his friend.
Take away the wicked from before the king, And his throne shall be established in righteousness.
If a ruler hearkeneth to falsehood, All his servants are wicked.
A perverse heart shall depart from me: I will know no evil thing.
Who then is the faithful and wise servant, whom his lord hath set over his household, to give them their food in due season?
And the Lord said, Who then is the faithful and wise steward, whom his lord shall set over his household, to give them their portion of food in due season?
He that gathereth in summer is a wise son; But he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.
A servant that dealeth wisely shall have rule over a son that causeth shame, And shall have part in the inheritance among the brethren.
He that doeth violence to his father, and chaseth away his mother, Is a son that causeth shame and bringeth reproach.
Righteous lips are the delight of kings; And they love him that speaketh right.