The Appointment of Leaders

9 At that time I said to you, “You are too heavy a burden for me to carry alone.

Read Deuteronomy 1:9 Using Other Translations

And I spake unto you at that time, saying, I am not able to bear you myself alone:
"At that time I said to you, 'I am not able to bear you by myself.
Moses continued, “At that time I told you, ‘You are too great a burden for me to carry all by myself.