Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Better is an handful with quietness, than both the hands full with travail and vexation of spirit.

Bible References

General references

Psalm 37:16
Better is a little that the righteous hath Than the abundance of many wicked.
Proverbs 15:16
Better is little, with the fear of Jehovah, Than great treasure and trouble therewith.
Proverbs 16:8
Better is a little, with righteousness, Than great revenues with injustice.
Proverbs 17:1
Better is a dry morsel, and quietness therewith, Than a house full of feasting with strife.