According to Luke, Jesus spent forty days in the wilderness, where he was tempted by Satan. One of Satan’s challenges was, “If you are the Son of God, command this stone to become bread.” Jesus answered, “It is written, ‘Man shall not live by bread alone,’” referring to the words in the Old Testament Book of Deuteronomy: “Man doth not live by bread only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of the Lord.”
Note: The expression is frequently used to point out that worldly goods are not enough for most people; they need spiritual fulfillment as well.
/Dutch ˈmɑnshɔlt/ noun 1. Sicco Leendert (ˈsɪko ˈleːndərt). 1908–95, Dutch economist and politician; vice president (1958–72) and president (1972–73) of the European Economic Community Commission. He was the author of the Mansholt Plan for the agricultural organization of the European Economic Community
[mahn-see] /ˈmɑn si/ noun, plural Mansis (especially collectively) Mansi for 1. 1. a member of a Uralic people now living in scattered settlements along western tributaries of the Ob River in Siberia, and known from historical records to have lived in northern European Russia. 2. the Ugric language of the Mansi, consisting of several highly […]
[man-shuh n] /ˈmæn ʃən/ noun 1. a very large, impressive, or stately residence. 2. . 3. Often, mansions. British. a large building with many apartments; apartment house. 4. Oriental and Medieval Astronomy. each of 28 divisions of the ecliptic occupied by the moon on successive days. 5. Archaic. an abode or dwelling place. /ˈmænʃən/ noun […]
[man-sahyzd] /ˈmænˌsaɪzd/ adjective, Informal. 1. large; big; generous: a man-sized sandwich. 2. formidable: a man-sized undertaking. adjective 1. of a size appropriate for or convenient for a man 2. (informal) big; large adjective Large; hefty: Crump bet man-sized money (1934+)