Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Psalm 73:3 in English Standard Version "For I was envious of the arrogant when I saw the prosperity of the wicked." Job 21:7 Why do the wicked live, reach old age, and grow mighty in power? Ps 37:1 Of David. Fret not yourself because of evildoers; be not envious of wrongdoers! Ps 37:7 Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him; fret not yourself over the one who prospers in his way, over the man who carries out evil devices! Ps 92:7 that though the wicked sprout like grass and all evildoers flourish, they are doomed to destruction forever; Pr 23:17 Let not your heart envy sinners, but continue in the fear of the Lord all the day. Jer 12:1 Righteous are you, O Lord, when I complain to you; yet I would plead my case before you. Why does the way of the wicked prosper? Why do all who are treacherous thrive?