Proverbs 14:28

14:28 A king’s glory is the abundance of people,

but the lack of subjects is the ruin of a ruler.

Proverbs 14:34-35

14:34 Righteousness exalts a nation,

but sin is a disgrace to any people.

14:35 The king shows favor to a wise servant,

but his wrath falls on one who acts shamefully.