As he that binds a stone in a sling, so is he that gives honor to a fool.
bindeth a stone in a sling or putteth a precious stone in a heap of stones. this probably refers to the custom of throwing a stone to the heap under which a criminal was buried.
Proverbs 26:1 As snow in summer, and as rain in harvest, so honor is not seemly for a fool.
Proverbs 19:10 Delight is not seemly for a fool; much less for a servant to have rule over princes.
Proverbs 30:22 For a servant when he reigns; and a fool when he is filled with meat;