Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And these are they sown in thorns; these are they hearing the word.
And to Adam he said, Because thou didst listen to the voice of thy wife, and thou wilt eat from the tree which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat from it; cursed the earth for thy sake; in labor shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life;
For thus said Jehovah to the men of Judah and to Jerusalem, Break up to you the fallow ground, and ye shall not sow to thorns.
And others fell among thorns, and the thorns came up and choked them.
And other fell in the midst of thorns; and the thorns grew together and choked it.
And he said to them, See, and watch yourselves from covetousness: for not in the abounding to any one of his possessions is his life.
And attend to yourselves, lest at any time your hearts be loaded with dizziness, caused by excess, and drunkenness, and cares of life, and that day come upon you unexpectedly.
1 Timothy 6:9
And they wishing to be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and many eager desires, unwise and hurtful, which sink men into ruin and perdition.
1 John 2:15
Love not the world, nor the things in the world. If any love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.