Proverbs 22:7

The rich rules over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Servant. He might be sold, Exodus xxii. 3., and Matthew xviii. 25. (Gell. xx. 1.) Plato (Leg. viii.) would have nothing sold on credit. These laws appear to be severe; but they are founded on wisdom, as nothing impoverishes more than the facility of borrowing.

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation - 2 Peter 1:20

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