Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So that the man that is tender among you, and very delicate, his eye shall be evil toward his brother, and toward the wife of his bosom, and toward the remnant of his children which he shall leave:
Beware that there be not a thought in your wicked heart, saying, The seventh year, the year of release, is at hand; and your eye be evil against your poor brother, and you give him nothing; and he cries unto the LORD against you, and it be sin in you.
Eat not the bread of him that is stingy, neither desire you his delicacies:
He that hastens to be rich has an evil eye, and considers not that poverty shall come upon him.
Is it not lawful for me to do what I will with my own? Is your eye evil, because I am good?
2 Samuel 12:3
But the poor man had nothing, except one little ewe lamb, which he had bought and nourished up: and it grew up together with him, and with his children; it did eat of his own food, and drank of his own cup, and lay in his bosom, and was unto him as a daughter.
Trust not in a friend, put not confidence in a companion: keep the doors of your mouth from her that lies in your bosom.
Like as a father pities his children, so the LORD pities them that fear him.
Can a woman forget her nursing child, that she should not have compassion on the son of her womb? yea, they may forget, yet will I not forget you.
Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask bread, will he give him a stone?
If a son shall ask bread of any of you that is a father, will he give him a stone? or if he asks for a fish, will he for a fish give him a serpent?
And woe unto them that are with child, and to them that nurse a child in those days!