Proverbs 6:30 {31}
Good News Translation
People don't despise a thief if he steals food when he is hungry;

Contemporary English Version
We don't put up with thieves, not even with one who steals for something to eat.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And if he be taken, he shall restore sevenfold, and shall give up all the substance of his house.

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And if he be taken, he shall restore sevenfold, and shall give up all the substance of his house.

Context
Warnings Against Adultery
29The fault is not so great when a man hath stolen: for he stealeth to fill his hungry soul: 30And if he be taken, he shall restore sevenfold, and shall give up all the substance of his house.31But he that is an adulterer, for the folly of his heart shall destroy his own soul:…
Cross References
Job 38:39
Wilt thou take the prey for the lioness, and satisfy the appetite of her whelps,

Proverbs 30:9
Lest perhaps being filled, I should be tempted to deny, and say: Who is the Lord? or being compelled by poverty, I should steal, and forswear the name of my God.

Additional Translations
Men do not despise the thief if he steals to satisfy his hunger.Men do not despise a thief, if he steal to satisfy his soul when he is hungry;

Men do not despise a thief, if he steal To satisfy himself when he is hungry:

It is not to be wondered at if one should be taken stealing, for he steals that when hungry he may satisfy his soul:

They do not despise a thief, if he steal to satisfy his soul when he is hungry:

Men do not despise a thief, if he steal to satisfy his soul when he is hungry:

Men do not despise a thief, if he stealeth to satisfy his soul when he is hungry;

Men don't despise a thief, if he steals to satisfy himself when he is hungry:

They do not despise the thief, When he stealeth to fill his soul when he is hungry,
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