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Proverbs 1:18 - 1:19

But they lie in wait for their own blood;
They ambush their own lives.
So are the paths of everyone who is greedy for gain;
It takes away the life of its possessors.

Proverbs 15:16

Better is a little with the fear of Yahweh
Than great treasure and turmoil with it.

Proverbs 15:27

He who is greedy for gain troubles his own house,
But he who hates gifts of bribery will live.

Proverbs 21:26

All day long he is insatiably craving,
While the righteous gives and does not hold back.

Proverbs 22:1

Yahweh Is the Maker of All

A good name is to be chosen over great wealth,
Favor is better than silver and gold.

Proverbs 25:16

Have you found honey? Eat only enough for you,
Lest you have more than your fill and vomit it.

Proverbs 27:20

Sheol and Abaddon are never satisfied,
So the eyes of man are never satisfied.

Proverbs 28:6

Better is the poor who walks in his integrity
Than he who is crooked—double dealing—though he be rich.

Proverbs 28:8

He who increases his wealth by interest and usury
Gathers it for him who is gracious to the lowly.

Proverbs 28:22

A man with an evil eye hurries after wealth
And does not know that want will come upon him.

Proverbs 28:25

An arrogant man stirs up strife,
But he who trusts in Yahweh will be enriched.

Proverbs 29:4

By justice the king causes the land to stand,
But a man of bribes tears it down.