Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
A faithful person will have an abundance of blessings, but the one who hastens to gain riches will not go unpunished.
Do not work for the food that disappears, but for the food that remains to eternal life -- the food which the Son of Man will give to you. For God the Father has put his seal of approval on him."
1 Timothy 6:8
But if we have food and shelter, we will be satisfied with that.
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own understanding.
Do you see a man wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
Those who think they are wise are as good as dead, those who think they possess understanding.
For I do not want you to be ignorant of this mystery, brothers and sisters, so that you may not be conceited: A partial hardening has happened to Israel until the full number of the Gentiles has come in.
Live in harmony with one another; do not be haughty but associate with the lowly. Do not be conceited.
If we do so, won't their livestock, their property, and all their animals become ours? So let's consent to their demand, so they will live among us."
By your wisdom and understanding you have gained wealth for yourself; you have amassed gold and silver in your treasuries.