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1 Maccabees 3:30
He became afraid that he might not have enough funds to provide for his expenses as well as for the gifts that he granted more abundantly than previous kings.
And he feared that he should not have as formerly enough, for charges and gifts, which he had given before with a liberal hand: for he had abounded more than the kings that had been before him.
Antiochus had always given presents more lavishly than earlier kings, but now he was worried that he might not be able to continue this, or even to meet expenses—this had happened once or twice before.
He feared that, as had happened once or twice, he would not have enough for his expenses and for the gifts that he was accustomed to give with a lavish hand—more so than all previous kings.
He feared that he might not have such funds as he had before for his expenses and for the gifts that he used to give more lavishly than preceding kings.
He feared that he might not have such funds as he had before for his expenses and for the gifts that he used to give more lavishly than preceding kings.
He feared that he might not have such funds as he had before for his expenses and for the gifts that he used to give more lavishly than preceding kings.
He feared that he might not have such funds as he had before for his expenses and for the gifts that he used to give more lavishly than preceding kings.
He feared that he might not have such funds as he had before for his expenses and for the gifts which he used to give more lavishly than preceding kings.
He feared that he might not have such funds as he had before for his expenses and for the gifts which he used to give more lavishly than preceding kings.
And he dreaded, that he should not have as once and twice into (the) costs and gifts, which he had given before with (a) large hand; and he was rich [or abounded] over kings that were before him.
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