Poor vs. Rich
He becometh poor that dealeth with a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent maketh rich.
The rich man's wealth is his strong city: the destruction of the poor is their poverty.
There is that maketh himself rich, yet hath nothing: there is that maketh himself poor, yet hath great riches.
The ransom of a man's life are his riches: but the poor heareth not rebuke.
The poor is hated even of his own neighbour: but the rich hath many friends.
The poor useth intreaties; but the rich answereth roughly.
Better is the poor that walketh in his integrity, than he that is perverse in his lips, and is a fool.
Wealth maketh many friends; but the poor is separated from his neighbour.
All the brethren of the poor do hate him: how much more do his friends go far from him? he pursueth them with words, yet they are wanting to him.
The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar.
He that loveth pleasure shall be a poor man: he that loveth wine and oil shall not be rich.
The rich and poor meet together: the LORD is the maker of them all.
Proverbs 22:7Romans 13:8
The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.
Proverbs 28:6Cross Reference: Luke 9:25, Matthew 16:26, Mark 8:36
Better is the poor that walketh in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.
The rich man is wise in his own conceit; but the poor that hath understanding searcheth him out.
The poor and the deceitful man meet together: the LORD lighteneth both their eyes.
Two things have I required of thee; deny me them not before I die: Remove far from me vanity and lies: give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me: Lest I be full, and deny thee, and say, Who is the LORD? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain.
Total Verses: 19
Total Passages: 17