Proverbs 6:10

10 A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest—

Proverbs 6:10 in Other Translations

KJV
10 Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:
ESV
10 A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest,
NLT
10 A little extra sleep, a little more slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest—
MSG
10 A nap here, a nap there, a day off here, a day off there, sit back, take it easy - do you know what comes next?
CSB
10 A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the arms to rest,

Proverbs 6:10 In-Context

8 yet it stores its provisions in summer and gathers its food at harvest.
9 How long will you lie there, you sluggard? When will you get up from your sleep?
10 A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest—
11 and poverty will come on you like a thief and scarcity like an armed man.
12 A troublemaker and a villain, who goes about with a corrupt mouth,

Cross References 1

  • 1. Proverbs 24:33; Ecclesiastes 4:5
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