Proverbs 6:6

6 Go to the ant, you sluggard; consider its ways and be wise!

Proverbs 6:6 in Other Translations

KJV
6 Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise:
ESV
6 Go to the ant, O sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise.
NLT
6 Take a lesson from the ants, you lazybones. Learn from their ways and become wise!
MSG
6 You lazy fool, look at an ant. Watch it closely; let it teach you a thing or two.
CSB
6 Go to the ant, you slacker! Observe its ways and become wise.

Proverbs 6:6 In-Context

4 Allow no sleep to your eyes, no slumber to your eyelids.
5 Free yourself, like a gazelle from the hand of the hunter, like a bird from the snare of the fowler.
6 Go to the ant, you sluggard; consider its ways and be wise!
7 It has no commander, no overseer or ruler,
8 yet it stores its provisions in summer and gathers its food at harvest.

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Cross References 1

  • 1. ver 6-11; Proverbs 20:4
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