When the Lord smelled the pleasing aroma, He said to Himself, "I will never again curse the ground because of man, even though man's inclination is evil from his youth. And I will never again strike down every living thing as I have done.
Then it says, 'I'll go back to my house that I came from.' And when it arrives, it finds [the house] vacant, swept, and put in order.
But if that wicked slave says in his heart, 'My master is delayed,'
For she said, "If I can just touch His robes, I'll be made well!"
When the Pharisee who had invited Him saw this, he said to himself, "This man, if He were a prophet, would know who and what kind of woman this is who is touching Him-she's a sinner!"
Then I'll say to myself, "You have many goods stored up for many years. Take it easy; eat, drink, and enjoy yourself." '
But if that slave says in his heart, 'My master is delaying his coming,' and starts to beat the male and female slaves, and to eat and drink and get drunk,
When he came to his senses, he said, 'How many of my father's hired hands have more than enough food, and here I am dying of hunger!
"Then the manager said to himself, 'What should I do, since my master is taking the management away from me? I'm not strong enough to dig; I'm ashamed to beg.
1 Corinthians 14:28
But if there is no interpreter, that person should keep silent in the church and speak to himself and to God.
The fool says in his heart, "God does not exist." They are corrupt; their actions are revolting. There is no one who does good.
So she laughed to herself: "After I have become shriveled up and my lord is old, will I have delight?"
Then she went and sat down nearby, about a bowshot away, for she said, "I can't [bear to] watch the boy die!" So as she sat nearby, she wept loudly.
Esau held a grudge against Jacob because of the blessing his father had given him. And Esau determined in his heart: "The days of mourning for my father are approaching; then I will kill my brother Jacob."
I said to myself, "Look, I have amassed wisdom far beyond all those who were over Jerusalem before me, and my mind has thoroughly grasped wisdom and knowledge."
I said to myself, "Go ahead, I will test you with pleasure and enjoy what is good." But it turned out to be futile.