Judas Iscariot sold his very life for gain. Soon after he betrayed the Son of Man for thirty pieces of silver went out and hanged himself. He did not enjoy his gain. His GAIN was no help in saving his life of purging his guilt.
Do you think anyone (educated or not) who sells his/her conscience for an illicit gain will ever sleep happily?
“For ‘the love of money’ is a root of all kinds of evil. Some people, eager for money, have wandered from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs.” _ Paul
“Such are the paths of all who go after ill-gotten gain (greedy for unjust gain); it takes away the life of those who get it.” _ Solomon.
Those who walk righteously and speak what is right, who reject gain from extortion and keep their hands from accepting bribes, who stop their ears against plots of murder and shut their eyes against contemplating evil – they are the ones who will dwell on the heights, whose refuge will be the mountain fortress. Their bread will be supplied, and water will not fail them. _ Isaiah
“My God sent his angel and shut the lions’ mouths, and they have not harmed me, because I was found blameless before him; and also before you, O king, I have done no harm.” _ Daniel.
“Woe to him who builds his house by unjust gain, setting his nest on high to escape the clutches of ruin! _ Habakkuk