Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Let not thy heart envy sinners; But be thou in the fear of Jehovah all the day long:
Be not thou envious against evil men; Neither desire to be with them:
Fret not thyself because of evil-doers, Neither be thou envious against them that work unrighteousness.
For I was envious at the arrogant, When I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
envyings, drunkenness, revellings, and such like; of which I forewarn you, even as I did forewarn you, that they who practise such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God.
If thou seest the oppression of the poor, and the violent taking away of justice and righteousness in a province, marvel not at the matter: for one higher than the high regardeth; and there are higher than they.
My son, walk not thou in the way with them; Refrain thy foot from their path:
To deliver thee from the way of evil, From the men that speak perverse things;
The wicked desireth the net of evil men; But the root of the righteous yieldeth fruit .
Rob not the poor, because he is poor; Neither oppress the afflicted in the gate:
A man of violence enticeth his neighbor, And leadeth him in a way that is not good.