Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He that hasteth to be rich hath an evil eye, and considereth not that poverty shall come upon him.

That hasteth, etc

Bible References

That hasteth, etc

Proverbs 28:20
A man of faithfulness multiplied blessings: and he hesting to be rich shall not be innocent
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.

An evil

Proverbs 23:6
Thou shalt not eat the bread of an evil eye, and ye shall not long for its dainties:
Matthew 20:15
Is it not lawful for me to do what I will with my things? Or is thine eye evil because I am good
Mark 7:22
Thefts, overreaching, deceit, licentiousness, an evil eye, defamation, pride, foolishness: