Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Because thou sayest, I am rich, and increased with goods, and have need of nothing; and knowest not that thou art wretched, and miserable, and poor, and blind, and naked:
I know your tribulation and your poverty (but you are rich) and I know the slander of those who say that they are Jews and are not, but are a synagogue of Satan.
He has filled the hungry with good things, and the rich he has sent empty away.
But woe to you who are rich, for you have received your consolation.
The Pharisee stood and prayed thus with himself, 'God, I thank you that I am not like other menextortioners, unjust, adulterers, or even like this tax collector.
That is true. They were broken off because of their unbelief, but you stand fast only by faith. So do not be proud, but stand in awe.
For by the grace given to me I say to every one among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith which God has assigned him.
1 Corinthians 4:8
You are already filled! You have already become rich! You have become kings without us! And indeed, I wish that you had become kings so that we also might reign with you.
But when Jesus heard it, he said, "Those who are well have no need of a physician, but those who are sick.
But if you call yourself a Jew, and rely on the law and boast of your relation to God
"Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Wretched man that I am! Who will deliver me from this body of death?
Then some of the Pharisees who were with him heard this, and said to him, "Are we blind also?"
2 Peter 1:9
For whoever lacks these things is blind and shortsighted, and has forgotten that he was cleansed from his old sins.