And he said to them, Take heed, and beware of covetousness: for a man' life consists not in the abundance of the things which he possesses.
Will you set your eyes on that which is not? for riches certainly make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven.
But they that will be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and perdition.
But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? for all things come of you, and of your own have we given you.
Labor not to be rich: cease from your own wisdom.
He that loves silver shall not be satisfied with silver; nor he that loves abundance with increase: this is also vanity.
For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.
His lord said to him, Well done, you good and faithful servant: you have been faithful over a few things, I will make you ruler over many things: enter you into the joy of your lord.
How much better is it to get wisdom than gold! and to get understanding rather to be chosen than silver!
Riches profit not in the day of wrath: but righteousness delivers from death.
Better is little with the fear of the LORD than great treasure and trouble therewith.
Render therefore to all their dues: tribute to whom tribute is due; custom to whom custom; fear to whom fear; honor to whom honor.
Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not high minded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who gives us richly all things to enjoy;
For for this cause pay you tribute also: for they are God' ministers, attending continually on this very thing.
The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar.
Honor the LORD with your substance, and with the first fruits of all your increase:
I have rejoiced in the way of your testimonies, as much as in all riches.
Wealth gotten by vanity shall be diminished: but he that gathers by labor shall increase.
The rich man' wealth is his strong city, and as an high wall in his own conceit.
A little that a righteous man has is better than the riches of many wicked.
For the arms of the wicked shall be broken: but the LORD upholds the righteous.
Treasures of wickedness profit nothing: but righteousness delivers from death.
The blessing of the LORD, it makes rich, and he adds no sorrow with it.
Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me:
Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as you have: for he has said, I will never leave you, nor forsake you.
A GOOD name is rather to be chosen than great riches, and loving favor rather than silver and gold.