Bible: Prov 23:4-8

23:4 Do not wear yourself out to become rich;

be wise enough to restrain yourself. 1 

23:5 When you gaze upon riches, 2  they are gone,

for they surely make wings for themselves,

and fly off into the sky like an eagle! 3 

23:6 Do not eat the food of a stingy person, 4 

do not crave his delicacies;

23:7 for he is 5  like someone calculating the cost 6  in his mind. 7 

“Eat and drink,” he says to you,

but his heart is not with you;

23:8 you will vomit up 8  the little bit you have eaten,

and will have wasted your pleasant words. 9 

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