Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 22:11 in English Standard Version "He who loves purity of heart, and whose speech is gracious, will have the king as his friend." Ps 101:6 I will look with favor on the faithful in the land, that they may dwell with me; he who walks in the way that is blameless shall minister to me. Pr 14:35 A servant who deals wisely has the king’s favor, but his wrath falls on one who acts shamefully. Pr 16:13 Righteous lips are the delight of a king, and he loves him who speaks what is right. Ec 10:12 The words of a wise man’s mouth win him favor, but the lips of a fool consume him.