4 By justice a king gives a country stability, but those who are greedy fora bribes tear it down.

Read Proverbs 29:4 Using Other Translations

The king by judgment establisheth the land: but he that receiveth gifts overthroweth it.
By justice a king builds up the land, but he who exacts gifts tears it down.
A just king gives stability to his nation, but one who demands bribes destroys it.