1 Kings 17:5
So he went and did according unto the word of the LORD: for he went and dwelt by the brook Cherith, that [is] before Jordan.
Be not among winebibbers; among riotous eaters of flesh:
For the drunkard and the glutton shall come to poverty: and drowsiness shall clothe [a man] with rags.
She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness.
And they did all eat, and were filled: and they took up of the fragments that remained twelve baskets full.
And they did all eat, and were filled: and they took up of the broken [meat] that was left seven baskets full.
And she answered and said unto him, Yes, Lord: yet the dogs under the table eat of the children's crumbs.
And there were some that had indignation within themselves, and said, Why was this waste of the ointment made?
For it might have been sold for more than three hundred pence, and have been given to the poor. And they murmured against her.
A prudent [man] foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished.
[There is] treasure to be desired and oil in the dwelling of the wise; but a foolish man spendeth it up.
He that loveth pleasure [shall be] a poor man: he that loveth wine and oil shall not be rich.
1 Kings 17:6
And the ravens brought him bread and flesh in the morning, and bread and flesh in the evening; and he drank of the brook.
1 Kings 17:10
So he arose and went to Zarephath. And when he came to the gate of the city, behold, the widow woman [was] there gathering of sticks: and he called to her, and said, Fetch me, I pray thee, a little water in a vessel, that I may drink.
1 Kings 17:11
And as she was going to fetch [it], he called to her, and said, Bring me, I pray thee, a morsel of bread in thine hand.
1 Kings 17:12
And she said, [As] the LORD thy God liveth, I have not a cake, but an handful of meal in a barrel, and a little oil in a cruse: and, behold, I [am] gathering two sticks, that I may go in and dress it for me and my son, that we may eat it, and die.
1 Kings 17:13
And Elijah said unto her, Fear not; go [and] do as thou hast said: but make me thereof a little cake first, and bring [it] unto me, and after make for thee and for thy son.
A gracious woman retaineth honour: and strong [men] retain riches.
The slothful [man] roasteth not that which he took in hunting: but the substance of a diligent man [is] precious.
A good [man] leaveth an inheritance to his children's children: and the wealth of the sinner [is] laid up for the just.
Let him that stole steal no more: but rather let him labour, working with [his] hands the thing which is good, that he may have to give to him that needeth.