Deuteronomy 8:12

12 Otherwise, when you eat and are satisfied, when you build fine houses and settle down,

Read Deuteronomy 8:12 Using Other Translations

Lest when thou hast eaten and art full, and hast built goodly houses, and dwelt therein;
lest, when you have eaten and are full and have built good houses and live in them,
For when you have become full and prosperous and have built fine homes to live in,

What does Deuteronomy 8:12 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Deuteronomy 8:12

Lest when thou hast eaten and art full
Not only once and again, but continually, day after day, being indulged with great plenty:

and hast built goodly houses, and dwelt [therein];
who for forty years had only dwelt in tents, moving from place to place in the wilderness.

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