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The Use and Abuse of Accomplishment

18 Look! I observed that it is good and prudent to eat, drink, and enjoy all that is good of a person’s[a] work that he does on earth during the limited days of his life, which God gives him, for this is his allotment. 19 Furthermore, for every person to whom God has given wealth, riches, and the ability to enjoy them, to accept this allotment, and to rejoice in his work—this is a gift from God. 20 For he will not brood much over the days of his life, since God will keep him occupied with the joys of his heart.

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  1. Ecclesiastes 5:18 Lit. of his

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