The Eye: Not Satisfied With Riches
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Ecclesiastes 4:8
There is one alone, and there is not a second; yes, he has neither child nor brother: yet is there no end of all his labor; neither is his eye satisfied with riches; neither said he, For whom do I labor, and bereave my soul of good? This is also vanity, yes, it is a sore travail.
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Of the Words Themselves in General.
... The eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear ... The avaricious man is not satisfied
with gold, nor the ambitious ... Is not the riches of his fulness written on ...
/.../brown/christ the way the truth and the life/chapter ii of the words.htm

Of the Imitation of Christ, and of Contempt of the World and all ...
... 4. It is vanity then to seek after, and to trust in, the riches that shall ... 5. Be
ofttimes mindful of the saying,(3) The eye is not satisfied with seeing ...
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The First Chapter: Imitating Christ and Despising all Vanities on ...
... It is vanity, therefore, to seek and trust in riches that perish. ... Often recall the
proverb: "The eye is not satisfied with seeing nor the ear filled with ...
/.../kempis/the imitation of christ/the first chapter imitating christ.htm

Tenth Commandment
... Our innermost life, invisible to mortal eye, is laid bare ... the abundance of the rich
will not suffer him ... Is the covetous man ever satisfied with his possessions ...
// and wanting/tenth commandment.htm

On the Danger of Increasing Riches
... is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a ... you "awake up after his likeness,
and be satisfied with it ... Perhaps I may not trouble you any more on this head. ...
/.../wesley/sermons on several occasions/sermon 126 on the danger.htm

Two Kinds of Riches
... aim, of a quiet conscience, of a filled and satisfied and therefore ... It is not his
own in any real sense. ... or estate, if I look at them with an eye that loves ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture e/two kinds of riches.htm

A Believer's Privilege at Death
... always going about his diocese; he has his snares and his darts; one he tempts with
riches, another with ... Solomon says, The eye is not satisfied with seeing ...
/.../ body of divinity/2 a believers privilege at.htm

To Prayer, Then, are we Indebted for Penetrating to those Riches ...
... Gospel of our Lord discovers to the eye of faith. ... Assuredly it is not without cause
our heavenly Father ... laid before the Lord, we rest fully satisfied with the ...
/.../calvin/of prayer--a perpetual exercise of faith/chapter 2 to prayer then.htm

Sermon for the Fourth Sunday after Easter
... Thus nature has given to the eye to see, to the ... to the end that their carnal lust
may thus be satisfied. ... confesses himself to be guilty of, are not so perilous ...
/.../xvi sermon for the fourth.htm

The Hope of Future Bliss
... the hot sun, it would quench it; should she cast her evil eye on the ... given me, let
me say, "Ye may have yours, I will not envy you"I am satisfied with mine ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 1 1855/the hope of future bliss.htm

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