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And my hand hath found as a nest the riches of the people: and as one gathereth eggs that are left, have I gathered all the earth; and there was none that moved the wing, or opened the mouth, or peeped.

Bible References

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Isaiah 5:8
Wo to those touching house upon house, they will bring near field upon field, till no more place, and ye dwelt yourselves alone in the midst of the earth.
Job 31:25
If I shall rejoice because of the Multitude of my riches, and because my hand found much;
Proverbs 18:12
Before a breaking a man's heart will be lifted up, and before honor, humility.
Proverbs 21:6
The making treasures by the tongue of falsehood is vanity scattered from those seeking death.
Hosea 12:7
Canaan in his hand, the balances of deceit: he loved to oppress.
Nahum 2:9
They plundered silver, they plundered gold: and no end to her splendid equipage; glory from all the vessels of desire.
Nahum 3:1
Wo! to the city of bloods: all of it was filled with falsehood, with violence; the prey will not withdraw.
Habakkuk 2:5
And also if a proud man transgressing by wine, and he will not rest; who enlarged his soul as hades, and he as death, and he will not be satisfied, and he will gather to him all nations, and he will collect to him all peoples.

General references

1 Kings 20:3
And he will say to him, Thus said the son of Hadad, Thy silver and thy gold it is to me; and thy wives and thy sons, the good, they are to me.
Proverbs 1:13
We shall find precious riches, we will fill our houses with spoil:
Isaiah 33:3
From the voice of the multitude peoples fled; from thy lifting up, nations were scattered.