1 Timothy 4:8
for, the training of the body has a limited benefit, but godliness is beneficial in every way, since it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come.
Psalm 37:16
Better the little that the righteous man has than the abundance of many wicked people.
Psalm 84:11
For the LORD God is a sun and shield. The LORD gives grace and glory; He does not withhold the good from those who live with integrity.
Proverbs 3:13-18
Happy is a man who finds wisdom and who acquires understanding,
for she is more profitable than silver, and her revenue is better than gold.
She is more precious than jewels; nothing you desire compares with her.
Long life is in her right hand; in her left, riches and honor.
Her ways are pleasant, and all her paths, peaceful.
She is a tree of life to those who embrace her, and those who hold on to her are happy.
Proverbs 8:18-21
With me are riches and honor, lasting wealth and righteousness.
My fruit is better than solid gold, and my harvest than pure silver.
I walk in the way of righteousness, along the paths of justice,
giving wealth as an inheritance to those who love me, and filling their treasuries.
Proverbs 15:16
Better a little with the fear of the LORD than great treasure with turmoil.
Proverbs 16:8
Better a little with righteousness than great income with injustice.
Matthew 6:32
For the idolaters eagerly seek all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them.
Matthew 6:33
But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things will be provided for you.
Luke 12:31
"But seek His kingdom, and these things will be provided for you.
Luke 12:32
Don't be afraid, little flock, because your Father delights to give you the kingdom.
Romans 5:3-5
And not only that, but we also rejoice in our afflictions, because we know that affliction produces endurance,
endurance produces proven character, and proven character produces hope.
This hope does not disappoint, because God's love has been poured out in our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
Romans 8:28
We know that all things work together for the good of those who love God: those who are called according to His purpose.
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our momentary light affliction is producing for us an absolutely incomparable eternal weight of glory.
2 Corinthians 4:18
So we do not focus on what is seen, but on what is unseen; for what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if our earthly house, a tent, is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
Philippians 1:21
For me, living is Christ and dying is gain.
Hebrews 13:5
Your life should be free from the love of money. Be satisfied with what you have, for He Himself has said, I will never leave you or forsake you.
1 Timothy 6:8
But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with these.
Exodus 2:21
Moses agreed to stay with the man, and he gave his daughter Zipporah to Moses [in marriage].
Luke 3:14
Some soldiers also questioned him: "What should we do?" He said to them, "Don't take money from anyone by force or false accusation; be satisfied with your wages."
Philippians 4:11-13
I don't say this out of need, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am.
I know both how to have a little, and I know how to have a lot. In any and all circumstances I have learned the secret [of being content]-- whether well-fed or hungry, whether in abundance or in need.
I am able to do all things through Him who strengthens me.