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Sirach 40:28
My child, don’t live the life of a beggar; it’s better to die than to beg.
The fear of the Lord is like a paradise of blessing, and they have covered it above all glory.
My child, don't live the life of a beggar; it is better to die than to beg.
My son, do not live the life of a beggar; better to die than to beg.
My child, do not lead the life of a beggar; it is better to die than to beg.
My child, do not lead the life of a beggar; it is better to die than to beg.
My child, do not lead the life of a beggar; it is better to die than to beg.
My child, do not lead the life of a beggar; it is better to die than to beg.
My son, do not lead the life of a beggar; it is better to die than to beg.
My son, do not lead the life of a beggar; it is better to die than to beg.
Son, in the time of thy life, be thou not needy, that is, in (the) time of (thy) present life, granted to thee to work well, be thou not idle; for it is better to die, than to be needy [or better (it) is to die, then to need], that is, it is better to die bodily, than to be idle, by which a man dieth ghostly (or spiritually).
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