New American Standard Bible
All day long he is craving, While the righteous gives and does not hold back.
King James Bible
He coveteth greedily all the day long: but the righteous giveth and spareth not.
Darby Bible Translation
He coveteth greedily all the day long; but the righteous giveth and spareth not.
World English Bible
There are those who covet greedily all day long; but the righteous give and don't withhold.
Young's Literal Translation
All the day desiring he hath desired, And the righteous giveth and withholdeth not.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
All the day long - Better, every day. The wish of the slothful man passes into restless, covetous, dissatisfied desire; the righteous, free from that desire, gives without grudging.
LibraryEpistle Cvi. To Syagrius, Ætherius, virgilius, and Desiderius, Bishops .
To Syagrius, Ætherius, Virgilius, and Desiderius, Bishops  . Gregory to Syagrius of Augustodunum (Autun), Etherius of Lugdunum (Lyons), Virgilius of Aretale (Arles), and Desiderius of Vienna (Vienne), bishops of Gaul. A paribus. Our Head, which is Christ, has to this end willed us to be His members, that through the bond of charity and faith He might make us one body in Himself. And to Him it befits us so to adhere in heart, that, since without Him we can be nothing, through Him we may …
Saint Gregory the Great—the Epistles of Saint Gregory the Great
"Give to him who asks of you, and do not turn away from him who wants to borrow from you.
He who steals must steal no longer; but rather he must labor, performing with his own hands what is good, so that he will have something to share with one who has need.
2 Samuel 17:29
honey, curds, sheep, and cheese of the herd, for David and for the people who were with him, to eat; for they said, "The people are hungry and weary and thirsty in the wilderness."
All day long he is gracious and lends, And his descendants are a blessing.
It is well with the man who is gracious and lends; He will maintain his cause in judgment.
He has given freely to the poor, His righteousness endures forever; His horn will be exalted in honor.
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