For every tree is known by his own fruit. For of thorns men do not gather figs, nor of a bramble bush gather they grapes.
– Luke 6:44
For a good tree brings not forth corrupt fruit; neither does a corrupt tree bring forth good fruit.
– Luke 6:43
Come to me, all you that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
– Matthew 11:28
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like to a merchant man, seeking goodly pearls: Who, when he had found one pearl of great price, went and sold all that he had, and bought it.
– Matthew 13:45-46
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How think you? if a man have an hundred sheep, and one of them be gone astray, does he not leave the ninety and nine, and goes into the mountains, and seeks that which is gone astray?
– Matthew 18:12
Let them alone: they be blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.
- Matthew 15:14
Blessed are you, when men shall hate you, and when they shall separate you from their company, and shall reproach you, and cast out your name as evil, for the's sake.