New Living Translation
He said to himself, 'What should I do? I don't have room for all my crops.'
King James Bible
And he thought within himself, saying, What shall I do, because I have no room where to bestow my fruits?
Darby Bible Translation
And he reasoned within himself saying, What shall I do? for I have not a place where I shall lay up my fruits.
World English Bible
He reasoned within himself, saying, 'What will I do, because I don't have room to store my crops?'
Young's Literal Translation
and he was reasoning within himself, saying, What shall I do, because I have not where I shall gather together my fruits?
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
12:17 What shall I do? - The very language of want! Do? Why, lay up treasure in heaven.
LibraryFire on Earth
'I am come to send fire on the earth; and what will I, if it be already kindled!'--LUKE xii. 49. We have here one of the rare glimpses which our Lord gives us into His inmost heart, His thought of His mission, and His feelings about it. If familiarity had not weakened the impression, and dulled the edge, of these words, how startling they would seem to us! 'I am come'--then, He was, before He came, and He came by His own voluntary act. A Jewish peasant says that He is going to set the world on fire-and …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture
The Rich Fool
Anxious About Earth, or Earnest About the Kingdom
The Equipment of the Servants
At this they began to argue with each other because they hadn't brought any bread.
Then he told them a story: "A rich man had a fertile farm that produced fine crops.
Then he said, 'I know! I'll tear down my barns and build bigger ones. Then I'll have room enough to store all my wheat and other goods.
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