Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
A good man sheweth favour, and lendeth: he will guide his affairs with discretion.
that thou may walk in the way of good men, and keep the paths of the righteous.
A good man shall obtain favor of LORD, but he will condemn a man of wicked devices.
And behold a man named Joseph, a council member, being a good and righteous man
Because he was a good man, and full of Holy Spirit and of faith. And a considerable multitude was added to the Lord.
For scarcely for a righteous man will some man die, indeed perhaps for the good man some man would even dare to die.
I have been young, and now am old, yet I have not seen a righteous man forsaken, nor his seed begging bread.
If there be with thee a poor man, one of thy brothers, within any of thy gates in thy land which LORD thy God gives thee, thou shall not harden thy heart, nor shut thy hand from thy poor brother,
If I have withheld the poor from [their] desire, or have caused the eyes of the widow to fail,
But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, despairing nothing, and your reward will be great. And ye will be sons of the Most High, because he is good toward the ungrateful and bad.
A man void of understanding strikes hands, and becomes surety in the presence of his neighbor.
He also that is slack in his work is brother to him that is a destroyer.
Be thou not one of those who strike hands, [or] of those who are sureties for debts.
Prepare thy work outside, and make it ready for thee in the field, and afterwards build thy house.
Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, [and] look well to thy herds.
And when they were filled, he says to his disciples, Gather up the fragments that remain over, so that not anything may be lost.
not lazy in diligence, being fervent in the Spirit serving the Lord,
Therefore watch carefully how ye walk, not as unwise but as wise,
Walk in wisdom toward those outside, redeeming the time,
And this I pray, that your love may abound still more and more in knowledge and all discernment