Genesis 14:22
Abram said to the king of Sodom, "I have sworn to the LORD God Most High, possessor of heaven and earth,
Genesis 14:23
that I will not take a thread or a sandal thong or anything that is yours, for fear you would say, 'I have made Abram rich.'
Proverbs 17:8
A bribe is a charm in the sight of its owner; Wherever he turns, he prospers.
Proverbs 18:16
A man's gift makes room for him And brings him before great men.
Proverbs 18:24
A man of [too many] friends [comes] to ruin, But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
Proverbs 21:14
A gift in secret subdues anger, And a bribe in the bosom, strong wrath.
Isaiah 32:8
But the noble man devises noble plans; And by noble plans he stands.
Genesis 26:28-31
They said, "We see plainly that the LORD has been with you; so we said, 'Let there now be an oath between us, [even] between you and us, and let us make a covenant with you,
that you will do us no harm, just as we have not touched you and have done to you nothing but good and have sent you away in peace. You are now the blessed of the LORD.'"
Then he made them a feast, and they ate and drank.
In the morning they arose early and exchanged oaths; then Isaac sent them away and they departed from him in peace.
Genesis 31:44
"So now come, let us make a covenant, you and I, and let it be a witness between you and me."
1 Samuel 18:3
Then Jonathan made a covenant with David because he loved him as himself.
Ezekiel 17:13
'He took one of the royal family and made a covenant with him, putting him under oath. He also took away the mighty of the land,
Romans 1:31
without understanding, untrustworthy, unloving, unmerciful;
Galatians 3:15
Brethren, I speak in terms of human relations: even though it is [only] a man's covenant, yet when it has been ratified, no one sets it aside or adds conditions to it.