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Sirach 37:31
Many have died because of gluttony, but those who are on guard against it will prolong life.
For all things are not expedient for all, and every kind pleaseth not every soul.
Gluttony has been the death of many people. Avoid it and live longer.
Through lack of self-control many have died, but the abstemious one prolongs life.
Many have died of gluttony, but the one who guards against it prolongs his life.
Many have died of gluttony, but one who guards against it prolongs his life.
Many have died of gluttony, but one who guards against it prolongs his life.
Many have died of gluttony, but the one who guards against it prolongs his life.
Many have died of gluttony, but he who is careful to avoid it prolongs his life.
Many have died of gluttony, but he who is careful to avoid it prolongs his life.
Many men died for gluttony; but he that is abstinent, shall increase (his) life. [For (or From) gluttony many men died; who forsooth is abstinent, shall add life.]
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