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Ecclesiastes 5:9

“¶ Moreouer the profit of the earth is for all: the king himselfe is serued by the field.”

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Ecclesiastes 5:9

6. Suffer not thy mouth to cause thy flesh to sinne, neither say thou before the Angel, that it was an errour: wherefore should God be angrie at thy voyce, and destroy the worke of thine hands? 7. For in the multitude of dreames and many words, there are also diuers vanities: but feare thou God. 8. ¶ If thou seest the oppression of the poore, and violent peruerting of iudgement, and iustice in a prouince, maruell not at the matter: for he that is higher then the highest, regardeth, and there be higher then they. 9. ¶ Moreouer the profit of the earth is for all: the king himselfe is serued by the field. 10. Hee that loueth siluer shall not be satisfied with siluer; nor he that loueth abundance, with increase: this is also vanitie. 11. When goods increase, they are increased that eate them: and what good is there to the owners thereof, sauing the beholding of them with their eyes? 12. The sleepe of a labouring man is sweete, whether he eate little or much: but the abundance of the rich will not suffer him to sleepe.

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