For God gives to the man that is good in his sight wisdom and knowledge and joy, but to the sinner he gives travail, to gather and to heap up, that he may give to the one that is good before God. This also is vanity and vexation of spirit.
A good man shall leave an inheritance to his children's children, and the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the just.
Though he heaps up silver as the dust and prepares raiment as the clay,
Until now ye have asked nothing in my name; ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be fulfilled.
And the LORD said unto Noah, Enter thou and all thy house into the ark; for thee have I seen righteous before me in this generation.
And thus did Hezekiah throughout all Judah and wrought that which was good and right and true before the LORD his God.
Certainly there is a spirit in man, and the inspiration of the Almighty gives them understanding.
Blessed is the man that has found wisdom and who brings to light intelligence,
He that by usury and unjust gain increases his substance, he shall gather it for him that will pity the poor.
I have seen all the works that are done under the sun; and, behold, all is vanity and vexation of spirit.
Say unto the righteous that it shall be well with him, for they shall eat of the fruit of their doings.
And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord, blameless.
for the kingdom of God is not food and drink, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit.
But of him ye are reborn in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom and righteousness and sanctification and redemption,
But the fruit of the Spirit is this: Charity, joy, peace, tolerance, gentleness, goodness, faith,
For this cause we also, since the day we heard it, do not cease to pray for you, asking that ye might be filled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding,
Let the word of the Christ dwell in you in abundance in all wisdom, teaching you and exhorting you one to another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with grace singing in your hearts unto the Lord.