The wicked practiseth a work of falsehood; but he that soweth righteousness obtaineth the reward of truth.
I know that there is nothing good inherent in them, but for every one to rejoice and to do what is good during all his life.
For also that every man should eat and drink, and enjoy what is good for all his toil, is likewise a gift of God.
A mans gift maketh room for him, and before great men will it lead him.
altogether in the way, which the Lord your God hath commanded you, shall ye walk; in order that ye may live, and that it may be well with you, and that ye may remain many days in the land which ye will possess.
But thou wilt seek from there the Lord thy God, and wilt find him, if thou apply to him with all thy heart and with all thy soul.
The reward of humility and the fear of the Lord are riches and honor, and life.
Also every man to whom God hath given riches and property, and hath given him power to eat thereof, and to take his portion, and to rejoice in his toil this is the gift of God.
Let kindness and truth not forsake thee; bind them about thy throat; write them upon the table of thy heart:
So shalt thou find grace and good favor in the eyes of God and man.
Behold, what I have truly seen as a good thing, that it is fitting to eat and to drink, and to enjoy the good of all ones toil that he taketh under the sun the number of the days of his life, which God hath given him; for this is his portion.
Seek for the good, and not the evil, in order that ye may live: and so will the Lord, the God of hosts, be with you, as ye have said.
I spread forth my hands unto thee: my soul longeth for thee, as a thirsty land. Selah.
And the Lord said unto Moses, come up to me to the mount, and remain there: and I will give thee the tables of stone, with the law, and the commandment which I have written, to teach them.