NAS Proverbs 14:34 Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a disgrace to any people.
NAS Proverbs 16:12 It is an abomination for kings to commit wickedness, for a throne is established on righteousness.
NAS Proverbs 20:8 A king who sits on the throne of justice disperses all evil with his eyes.
NAS Psalm 59:5 And Thou, O LORD God of hosts, the God of Israel, awake to punish all the nations; do not be gracious to any who are treacherous in iniquity. Selah. 6 They return at evening, they howl like a dog, and go around the city. 7 Behold, they belch forth with their mouth; swords are in their lips, for, they say, "Who hears?" 8 But Thou, O LORD, dost laugh at them; Thou dost scoff at all the nations.
NAS Ecclesiastes 3:16 Furthermore, I have seen under the sun that in the place of justice there is wickedness, and in the place of righteousness there is wickedness.
NAS Proverbs 29:2 When the righteous increase, the people rejoice, but when a wicked man rules, people groan.
NAS Proverbs 24:24 He who says to the wicked, "You are righteous," peoples will curse him, nations will abhor him.
NAS Jeremiah 18:6 "Can I not, O house of Israel, deal with you as this
potter does?" declares the LORD." Behold, like the clay in the potter's
hand, so are you in My hand, O house of Israel. 7 "At one moment I might
speak concerning a nation or concerning a kingdom to uproot, to pull down,
or to destroy it; 8 if that nation against which I have spoken turns from
its evil, I will relent concerning the calamity I planned to bring
on it. 9 "Or at another moment I might speak concerning a nation or concerning a kingdom to build up or to plant it; 10 if it does evil in My sight by not obeying My voice, then I will think better of the good with which I had promised to bless it.