Many beg favors from a prince; everyone is the friend of a person who gives gifts!
If the relatives of the poor despise them, how much more will their friends avoid them. The poor call after them, but they are gone.
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)