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Proverbs 23:4-5 - ESV

Do not toil to acquire wealth;
be discerning enough to desist.
When your eyes light on it, it is gone,
for suddenly it sprouts wings,
flying like an eagle toward heaven.

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New Internation Version

Cast but a glance at riches, and they are gone,
for they will surely sprout wings
and fly off to the sky like an eagle.
proverbs 23:5

King James Version

Wilt thou set thine eyes upon that which is not?
for riches certainly make themselves wings;
they fly away as an eagle toward heaven.

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