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Proverbs 23:17,18
"Do not let your heart envy sinners, But be zealous for the fear of the Lord all the day! For surely there is a hereafter, And your hope will not be cut off. "

Proverbs 14:30
"A sound heart is life to the body, But envy is rottenness to the bones. "

James 4:5
"Or do you think that the Scripture says in vain, 'The Spirit who dwells in us yearns jealously?' "

Deuteronmy 5:2
"You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife; and you shall not desire your neighbor’s house, his field, his male servant, his female servant, his ox, his donkey, or anything that is your neighbor’s."

James 3:16
"For where envy and self-seeking exist, confusion and every evil thing are there."

Psalms 37:7
"Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for Him; Do not fret because of him who prospers in his way, Because of the man who brings wicked schemes to pass."

Psalms 10:3
"For the wicked boasts of his heart’s desire; He blesses the greedy and renounces the Lord."

Proverbs 3:31
"Do not envy the oppressor, And choose none of his ways; "

Proverbs 24:1
"Do not be envious of evil men, Nor desire to be with them; "

Proverbs 27:4
"Wrath is cruel and anger a torrent, But who is able to stand before jealousy? "

Galatians 5:26
"Let us not become conceited, provoking one another, envying one another."

Luke 12:22,23
"Then He said to His disciples, 'Therefore I say to you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat; nor about the body, what you will put on. Life is more than food, and the body is more than clothing.' "

James 3:14
"But if you have bitter envy and self-seeking in your hearts, do not boast and lie against the truth."

1 Corinthians 10:24
"Let no one seek his own, but each one the other’s well-being."

Ecclesiates 4:4
"Again, I saw that for all toil and every skillful work a man is envied by his neighbor. This also is vanity and grasping for the wind."

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