New Living Translation
Don't I have a right to complain? Don't wild donkeys bray when they find no grass, and oxen bellow when they have no food?
King James Bible
Doth the wild ass bray when he hath grass? or loweth the ox over his fodder?
Darby Bible Translation
Doth the wild ass bray by the grass? loweth an ox over his fodder?
World English Bible
Does the wild donkey bray when he has grass? Or does the ox low over his fodder?
Young's Literal Translation
Brayeth a wild ass over tender grass? Loweth an ox over his provender?
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:5 Doth, and c. - Even the brute beasts, when they have convenient food, are quiet and contented. So it is no wonder that you complain not, who live in ease and prosperity, any more than I did, when I wanted nothing.
'The fruit of the Spirit is joy.' Gal 5:52. The third fruit of justification, adoption, and sanctification, is joy in the Holy Ghost. Joy is setting the soul upon the top of a pinnacle - it is the cream of the sincere milk of the word. Spiritual joy is a sweet and delightful passion, arising from the apprehension and feeling of some good, whereby the soul is supported under present troubles, and fenced against future fear. I. It is a delightful passion. It is contrary to sorrow, which is a perturbation …
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity
A Solemn Address to those who Will not be Persuaded to Fall in with the Design of the Gospel.
"And we all do Fade as a Leaf, and Our Iniquities, Like the Wind, have Taken us Away. "
Yes, we have plenty of straw and feed for the camels, and we have room for guests."
Don't people complain about unsalted food? Does anyone want the tasteless white of an egg?
"Who gives the wild donkey its freedom? Who untied its ropes?
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