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Proverbs 19:10

Delight is not seemly for a fool; much less for a servant to have rule over princes.

Proverbs 28:2

For the transgression of a land many are the princes thereof: but by a man of understanding and knowledge the state thereof shall be prolonged.

Nehemiah 9:37

And it yieldeth much increase unto the kings whom thou hast set over us because of our sins: also they have dominion over our bodies, and over our cattle, at their pleasure, and we are in great distress.

Isaiah 3:4

And I will give children to be their princes, and babes shall rule over them.

Ecclesiastes 10:16

Woe to thee, O land, when thy king is a child, and thy princes eat in the morning!

Leviticus 26:17

And I will set my face against you, and ye shall be slain before your enemies: they that hate you shall reign over you; and ye shall flee when none pursueth you.

Psalm 106:41

And he gave them into the hand of the heathen; and they that hated them ruled over them.

Isaiah 3:6-7

When a man shall take hold of his brother of the house of his father, saying, Thou hast clothing, be thou our ruler, and let this ruin be under thy hand: In that day shall he swear, saying, I will not be an healer; for in my house is neither bread nor clothing: make me not a ruler of the people.

Lamentations 5:8

Servants have ruled over us: there is none that doth deliver us out of their hand.

Luke 19:14

But his citizens hated him, and sent a message after him, saying, We will not have this man to reign over us.

Jeremiah 22:15

Shalt thou reign, because thou closest thyself in cedar? did not thy father eat and drink, and do judgment and justice, and then it was well with him?

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