These are more proverbs of Solomon, compiled by the men of Hezekiah king of Judah:
References for Proverbs 25:1
It is the glory of God to conceal a matter; to search out a matter is the glory of kings.
References for Proverbs 25:2
As the heavens are high and the earth is deep, so the hearts of kings are unsearchable.
Remove the dross from the silver, and a silversmith can produce a vessel;
remove wicked officials from the king’s presence, and his throne will be established through righteousness.
References for Proverbs 25:5
Do not exalt yourself in the king’s presence, and do not claim a place among his great men;
it is better for him to say to you, “Come up here,” than for him to humiliate you before his nobles. What you have seen with your eyes
References for Proverbs 25:7
do not bring hastily to court, for what will you do in the end if your neighbor puts you to shame?
References for Proverbs 25:8
If you take your neighbor to court, do not betray another’s confidence,
or the one who hears it may shame you and the charge against you will stand.