Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Many will entreat the favor of a ruler, and everyone is a friend to a man who gives gifts.
The poor person is shunned even by his own neighbor, but the rich person has many friends.
Not many days after, the younger son gathered all of this together and traveled into a far country. There he wasted his property with riotous living.
The rich man's wealth is his strong city. The destruction of the poor is their poverty.
My brothers have dealt deceitfully as a brook, as the channel of brooks that pass away;
"He has put my brothers far from me. My acquaintances are wholly estranged from me.