Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 22:29 in English Standard Version "Do you see a man skillful in his work? He will stand before kings; he will not stand before obscure men." Ge 41:46 Joseph was thirty years old when he entered the service of Pharaoh king of Egypt. And Joseph went out from the presence of Pharaoh and went through all the land of Egypt. 1Ki 10:8 Happy are your men! Happy are your servants, who continually stand before you and hear your wisdom!