"Go to the ant, O sluggard,
Observe her ways and be
Which, having no
Prepares her food in the
And gathers her provision in the
How long will you lie down, O
When will you arise from your
'A little sleep, a little
A little folding of the hands to
Your poverty will come in like a
And your need like an armed
(Proverbs 6:6-11, NASB)
"I passed by the field of the sluggard
And by the vineyard of the man
And behold, it was completely overgrown with thistles;
surface was covered with nettles,
And its stone wall was broken down.
I saw, I reflected upon it;
I looked, and received instruction.
sleep, a little slumber,
A little folding of the hands to rest,'
poverty will come as a robber
And your want like an armed man."
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