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
Whoever walks blamelessly is kept safe; but one with perverse ways will fall suddenly.
Proverbs 16:8
Better is a little with righteousness, than great revenues with injustice.
Proverbs 19:1
Better is the poor 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, living in luxury every day.
Acts 24:24
But after some days, Felix came with Drusilla, his wife, who was a Jewess, and sent for Paul, and heard him concerning the faith in Christ Jesus.