New Living Translation
Better a dry crust eaten in peace than a house filled with feasting--and conflict.
King James Bible
Better is a dry morsel, and quietness therewith, than an house full of sacrifices with strife.
Darby Bible Translation
Better is a dry morsel, and quietness therewith, than a house full of feasting with strife.
World English Bible
Better is a dry morsel with quietness, than a house full of feasting with strife.
Young's Literal Translation
Better is a dry morsel, and rest with it, Than a house full of the sacrifices of strife.
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LibraryCæsarius of Arles.
He was born in the district of Chalons-sur-Saone, A. D. 470. He seems to have been early awakened, by a pious education, to vital Christianity. When he was between seven and eight years old, it would often happen that he would give a portion of his clothes to the poor whom he met, and would say, when he came home, that he had been, constrained to do so. When yet a youth, he entered the celebrated convent on the island of Lerins, (Lerina,) in Provence, from which a spirit of deep and practical piety …
Augustus Neander—Light in the Dark Places
Letter xxiv (Circa A. D. 1126) to Oger, Regular Canon
Twenty Second Sunday after Trinity Paul's Thanks and Prayers for Churches.
How the Silent and the Talkative are to be Admonished.
A bowl of vegetables with someone you love is better than steak with someone you hate.
A wise servant will rule over the master's disgraceful son and will share the inheritance of the master's children.
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