||Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of
the hands to sleep:
||So shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth, and thy
want as an armed man.
||The rich man's wealth is his strong city: the destruction
of the poor is their poverty.
||There is that scattereth, and yet increaseth; and there
is that withholdeth more than is meet, but it tendeth to
||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.
||Wealth maketh many friends; but the poor is separated
from his neighbour.
||A poor man that oppresseth the poor is like a sweeping
rain which leaveth no food.
||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