Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Better is the poor that walketh in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 28:18
He who walks uprightly shall be delivered, but he who is perverse in [his] ways shall fall at once.
Proverbs 16:8
Better is a little, with righteousness, than great revenues with injustice.
Proverbs 19:1
Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than he who is perverse in his lips and is a fool.
Luke 16:19
Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, faring sumptuously daily.
Acts 24:24
And after some days, Felix having arrived with Drusilla, his wife being Jewish, he summoned Paul, and heard him about the faith in Christ.