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Proverbs 6:10

    Proverbs 6:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, A little folding of the hands to sleep:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    A little sleep, a little rest, a little folding of the hands in sleep:

    Webster's Revision

    Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, A little folding of the hands to sleep:

    World English Bible

    A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 6:10

    Yet a little sleep, a little slumber - This, if not the language, is the feeling of the sluggard. The ant gathers its food in summer and in harvest, and sleeps in winter when it has no work to do. If the sluggard would work in the day, and sleep at night, it would be all proper. The ant yields him a lesson of reproach.