Proverbs 19:22

22 What a person desires is unfailing lovea ; better to be poor than a liar.

Read Proverbs 19:22 Using Other Translations

The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar.
What is desired in a man is steadfast love, and a poor man is better than a liar.
Loyalty makes a person attractive. It is better to be poor than dishonest.