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Proverbs 11:24

There is one that scatters, and yet increases; and there is one that withholds more than is right, but it leads to poverty.

Proverbs 12:9

He that is despised, and has a servant, is better than he that honors himself, and lacks bread.

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Proverbs 13:25

The righteous eats to the satisfying of his soul: but the belly of the wicked shall go hungry.

Proverbs 30:9

Lest I be full, and deny you, and say, Who is the LORD? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain.

Daniel 5:27

TEKEL; you are weighed in the balances, and are found wanting.

Zephaniah 2:11

The LORD will be terrible unto them: for he will famish all the gods of the earth; and men shall worship him, every one from his place, even all the coasts of the nations.

Luke 15:14

And when he had spent everything, there arose a great famine in that land; and he began to be in want.

Luke 22:35

And he said unto them, When I sent you without purse, and bag, and sandals, lacked you anything? And they said, Nothing.

2 Corinthians 11:9

And when I was present with you, and in want, I was chargeable to no man: for that which was lacking to me the brethren who came from Macedonia supplied: and in all things I have kept myself from being burdensome unto you, and so will I keep myself.

Philippians 4:11

Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, to be content.

Revelation 6:6

And I heard a voice in the midst of the four living creatures say, A measure of wheat for a penny, and three measures of barley for a penny; and see you hurt not the oil and the wine.

Proverbs 30:15

The leach has two daughters, crying, Give, give. There are three things that are never satisfied, yea, four things say not, It is enough:

Proverbs 30:16

The grave; and the barren womb; the earth that is not filled with water; and the fire that says not, It is enough.