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 going uprightly shall be saved; and he being violent in the ways shall fall at once.
Proverbs 16:8
Good a little with justice above abundance of increase with no judgment
Proverbs 19:1
Good the poor one going in his integrity above the perverse of lips, and he foolish.
Luke 16:19
A certain man was rich, and was clothed in purple and fine linen, being daily splendidly gladdened:
Acts 24:24
And after certain days, Felix, having been present with Drusilla his wife, being a Jewess, sent for Paul and heard him of the faith in Christ.