Proverbs 21:26
All day long he covets more, but the righteous give without restraint.
Cross References
Matthew 5:42
Give to the one who asks you, and do not turn away from the one who wants to borrow from you.

Ephesians 4:28
He who has been stealing must steal no longer, but must work, doing good with his own hands, that he may have something to share with the one in need.

2 Samuel 17:29
honey, curds, sheep, and cheese from the herd for David and his people to eat. For they said, "The people have become hungry, exhausted, and thirsty in the wilderness."

Psalm 37:26
They are ever generous and quick to lend, and their children are a blessing.

Psalm 112:5
It is well with the man who is generous and lends freely, whose affairs are guided by justice.

Psalm 112:9
He has scattered abroad his gifts to the poor; his righteousness endures forever; his horn will be lifted high in honor.

Treasury of Scripture
He covets greedily all the day long: but the righteous gives and spares not.


Acts 20:33-35
I have coveted no man's silver, or gold, or apparel…

1 Thessalonians 2:5-9
For neither at any time used we flattering words, as ye know, nor a cloke of covetousness; God is witness: …

the righteous

Psalm 37:26
He is ever merciful, and lendeth; and his seed is blessed.

Psalm 112:9
He hath dispersed, he hath given to the poor; his righteousness endureth for ever; his horn shall be exalted with honour.

Luke 6:30-36
Give to every man that asketh of thee; and of him that taketh away thy goods ask them not again…


Proverbs 21:25
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