Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Timothy 6:8
but having food and covering we shall be therewith content.
And Moses was content to dwell with the man: and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter.
And soldiers also asked him, saying, And we, what must we do? And he said unto them, Extort from no man by violence, neither accuse any one wrongfully; and be content with your wages.
Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therein to be content.
Shall not their cattle and their substance and all their beasts be ours? only let us consent unto them, and they will dwell with us.
And it came to pass, when they had eaten up the grain which they had brought out of Egypt, their father said unto them, Go again, buy us a little food.
For it is no vain thing for you; because it is your life, and through this thing ye shall prolong your days in the land, whither ye go over the Jordan to possess it.
Better is a little that the righteous hath Than the abundance of many wicked.
nor to build houses for us to dwell in; neither have we vineyard, nor field, nor seed: