Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So the LORD blessed the latter end of Job more than his beginning: for he had fourteen thousand sheep, and six thousand camels, and a thousand yoke of oxen, and a thousand she asses.
Your beginning will seem so small, since your future will flourish.
fed you in the desert with manna (which your ancestors had never before known) so that he might by humbling you test you and eventually bring good to you.
The blessing from the Lord makes a person rich, and he adds no sorrow to it.
The end of a matter is better than its beginning; likewise, patience is better than pride.
1 Timothy 6:17
Command those who are rich in this world's goods not to be haughty or to set their hope on riches, which are uncertain, but on God who richly provides us with all things for our enjoyment.
Think of how we regard as blessed those who have endured. You have heard of Job's endurance and you have seen the Lord's purpose, that the Lord is full of compassion and mercy.
God blessed them and said, "Be fruitful and multiply and fill the water in the seas, and let the birds multiply on the earth."
Take note of the one who has integrity! Observe the godly! For the one who promotes peace has a future.
For the upright will reside in the land, and those with integrity will remain in it,