Ecclesiastes 5:8-9 NIV

Riches Are Meaningless

8 If you see the poor oppressed1 in a district, and justice and rights denied, do not be surprised at such things; for one official is eyed by a higher one, and over them both are others higher still.

References for Ecclesiastes 5:8

9 The increase from the land is taken by all; the king himself profits from the fields.