Proverbs 6:9-19 NIV

9 How long will you lie there, you sluggard?1 When will you get up from your sleep?

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10 A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest2--

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11 and poverty3 will come on you like a bandit and scarcity like an armed man.a

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    • a 6:11 - Or "like a vagrant / and scarcity like a beggar"
      12 A scoundrel and villain, who goes about with a corrupt mouth,
      13 who winks with his eye,4 signals with his feet and motions with his fingers,5

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      14 who plots evil6 with deceit in his heart-- he always stirs up dissension.7

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          15 Therefore disaster will overtake him in an instant;8 he will suddenly9 be destroyed--without remedy.10

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          16 There are six things the LORD hates,11 seven that are detestable to him:

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          17 haughty eyes,12 a lying tongue, hands that shed innocent blood,

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          18 a heart that devises wicked schemes, feet that are quick to rush into evil,
          19 a false witness13 who pours out lies14 and a man who stirs up dissension among brothers.

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