Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And he said unto them, Take heed, and beware of covetousness: for a man's life consisteth not in the abundance of the things which he possesseth.

Bible References

General references

Deuteronomy 5:21
Or let your desire be turned to your neighbour's wife, or his house or his field or his man-servant or his woman-servant or his ox or his ass or anything which is your neighbour's.
Job 31:24
If I made gold my hope, or if I ever said to the best gold, I have put my faith in you;
Proverbs 1:13
Goods of great price will be ours, our houses will be full of wealth;
Mark 4:7
And some went among the thorns, and the thorns came up, and it had no room for growth and gave no fruit.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain