Proverbs 23:3-5 New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised Catholic Edition (NRSVACE)
3 Do not desire the ruler’s delicacies,
for they are deceptive food.
4 Do not wear yourself out to get rich;
be wise enough to desist.
5 When your eyes light upon it, it is gone;
for suddenly it takes wings to itself,
flying like an eagle towards heaven.
New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised Catholic Edition (NRSVACE)
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