Proverbs regarding back-handers, bribery, hush money, scams and skimming
Wealth gained quickly will dwindle away, but the one who gathers it little by little will become rich.
Prov. 13:11 (read whole chapter)
A wicked person receives a bribe secretly to pervert the ways of justice.
Prov. 17:23 (read whole chapter)
The one who works his land will be satisfied with food, but whoever chases daydreams will have his fill of poverty.
Prov. 28:19 (read whole chapter)