Proverbs: Authority
20:2 The fear of a king is as the roaring of a lion: whoso provoketh him to anger sinneth against his own soul.
20:8 A king that sitteth in the throne of judgment scattereth away all evil with his eyes.
20:26 A wise king scattereth the wicked, and bringeth the wheel over them.
24:21 My son, fear thou the LORD and the king: and meddle not with them that are given to change:
24:22 For their calamity shall rise suddenly; and who knoweth the ruin of them both?
24:23 These things also belong to the wise. It is not good to have respect of persons in judgment.
24:25 But to them that rebuke him shall be delight, and a good blessing shall come upon them.
25:2 It is the glory of God to conceal a thing: but the honour of kings is to search out a matter.
25:5 Take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be established in righteousness.
25:15 By long forbearing is a prince persuaded, and a soft tongue breaketh the bone.
29:21 He that delicately bringeth up his servant from a child shall have him become his son at the length.
29:26 Many seek the ruler's favour; but every man's judgment cometh from the LORD.
31:4 It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine; nor for princes strong drink: