Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished: but he that gathereth by labour shall increase.

Bible References

Wealth

Proverbs 10:2
Treasures of wickedness profit nothing; But righteousness delivereth from death.
Proverbs 20:21
An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning; But the end thereof shall not be blessed.
Proverbs 28:8
He that augmenteth his substance by interest and increase, Gathereth it for him that hath pity on the poor.
Job 15:28
And he hath dwelt in desolate cities, In houses which no man inhabited, Which were ready to become heaps;
Job 20:15
He hath swallowed down riches, and he shall vomit them up again; God will cast them out of his belly.
Job 27:16
Though he heap up silver as the dust, And prepare raiment as the clay;
Ecclesiastes 5:14
and those riches perish by evil adventure; and if he hath begotten a son, there is nothing in his hand.
Jeremiah 17:11
As the partridge that sitteth on eggs which she hath not laid, so is he that getteth riches, and not by right; in the midst of his days they shall leave him, and at his end he shall be a fool.
Habakkuk 2:6
Shall not all these take up a parable against him, and a taunting proverb against him, and say, Woe to him that increaseth that which is not his! how long? and that ladeth himself with pledges!
James 5:1
Come now, ye rich, weep and howl for your miseries that are coming upon you.

He

Proverbs 13:22
A good man leaveth an inheritance to his children's children; And the wealth of the sinner is laid up for the righteous.
Proverbs 20:21
An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning; But the end thereof shall not be blessed.
Proverbs 27:23
Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, And look well to thy herds:
Psalm 128:2
For thou shalt eat the labor of thy hands: Happy shalt thou be, and it shall be well with thee.