Proverbs 16:12-13 New International Version (NIV)
12 Kings detest wrongdoing,
13 Kings take pleasure in honest lips;
Proverbs 16:12-13 King James Version (KJV)
12 It is an abomination to kings to commit wickedness: for the throne is established by righteousness.
13 Righteous lips are the delight of kings; and they love him that speaketh right.
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