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Go ahead and take your nap; go ahead and sleep. Fold your hands and rest awhile,
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Thou wilt sleep a little, said I, thou wilt slumber a little, thou wilt fold thy hands a little to rest.
Proverbs 6:4-11 Deliver thyself as a doe from the hand, and as a bird from the hand of the fowler. . . .
Romans 13:11 And that, knowing the season, that it is now the hour for us to rise from sleep. For now our salvation is nearer than when we believed.
Ephesians 5:14 Wherefore he saith: Rise, thou that sleepest, and arise from the dead: and Christ shall enlighten thee.
1 Thessalonians 5:6-8 Therefore, let us not sleep, as others do: but let us watch, and be sober. . . .
ContextFurther Sayings of the Wise
…32Which when I had seen, I laid it up in my heart, and by the example I received instruction. 33Thou wilt sleep a little, said I, thou wilt slumber a little, thou wilt fold thy hands a little to rest.34And poverty shall come to thee as a runner, and beggary as an armed man.…
And want shall come upon thee, as a traveller, and poverty as a man armed. But if thou be diligent, thy harvest shall come as a fountain, and want shall flee far from thee.
Slothfulness casteth into a deep sleep, and an idle soul shall suffer hunger.
Love not sleep, lest poverty oppress thee: open thy eyes, and be filled with bread.
Which when I had seen, I laid it up in my heart, and by the example I received instruction.
And poverty shall come to thee as a runner, and beggary as an armed man.
The fool foldeth his hands together, and eateth his own flesh, saying:
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