Proverbs 21:26

26 All day long he craves and craves, but the righteous 1gives and does not hold back.

Proverbs 21:26 In-Context

24 "Scoffer" is the name of the arrogant, haughty man who acts with arrogant pride.
25 The desire of the sluggard kills him, for his hands refuse to labor.
26 All day long he craves and craves, but the righteous gives and does not hold back.
27 The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination; how much more when he brings it with evil intent.
28 A false witness will perish, but the word of a man who hears will endure.

Cross References 1

  • 1. See Psalms 37:26
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