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" Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep ; so shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth, and thy want as an armed man. "
The Natural History of the Bible ; Or, A Description of All the Quadrupeds ... - Page 110
by Thaddeus Mason Harris - 1824 - 430 pages
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Sermons, chiefly practical, Volume 1

Edward Bather - 1840
...upon it, and received instruction. Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep : so shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth ; and thy want as an armed man." Here was great disorder already come to pass, and inevitable ruin close at hand, and sloth the sole...
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A Sunday manual, used at the chapel in Beaumont square [by J.T.B. Beaumont].

John Thomas Barber Beaumont - 1840
...thou arise out of thy sleep?— Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep : So shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth, and thy want as an armed man.—Chap. X., 1. A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.—4....
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Quadrupeds; or, Outlines of a popular history of the class Mammalia

Natural history, Quadrupeds - 1840
...rather to mean " riders on swift dromedaries." (See Engraving, No. 46.) And also in Prov. vi. 1 1 : "So shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth, and thy want as an armed man." The term "armed man," is said to bear rendering, "a ash- are -rider," or "rider on the Maherry." The...
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Fifty-two Sketches of Sermons on Miscellaneous Subjects

Francis Close - 1842 - 235 pages
...upon it, and received instruction. Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep : so shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth ; and thy want as an armed man, THERE are few subjects upon which more has been written and spoken in the present day than upon the...
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The Christian Investigator and Evangelical Reformer, Volume 2

1842
...wilt thou arise out of thy sleep ? Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep : so shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth, and thy want as an armed man."* Ans. 1. It is sloth, idleness, that the wise man is rebuking ; not the conduct of those who labour...
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Lessons for young persons in humble life [by E. Frank].

Elizabeth Frank - 1842
...it, and received instruction. — Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep : so shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth, and thy want as an armed man. SECTION 6. WHEN we are tempted to do a wrong action, we ought to think that, though men may be afar...
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A common-place-book to the holy Bible, reduced to heads by J. Locke, revised ...

William Dodd - 1842
...wilt thou arise out of thy sleep? Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep ; so shall thy poverty come, as one that travelleth, and thy want as an armed man. — Prov. vi. 6 — 11 ; xxiv. 33, 34. He becometh poor that dealeth with a slack hand ; but the hand...
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The holy Bible, with a comm. arranged in lectures, by C. Girdlestone, Volume 3

Charles Girdlestone - 1842
...of thy sleep ? 10 Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep : 11 So shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth, and thy want as an armed man. 12 A naughty person, a wicked man, walketh with a fro ward mouth. 13 He winketh with his eves, he speaketh...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art: 1829, Volume 14

Robert Walsh, Eliakim Littell, John Jay Smith - 1829
...wise and good man consists in imitating the mechanical action of a door turning upon its hinges? ' So shall thy poverty come as one that travelleth, and thy want as an armed man.' Are poverty and want the chief elemente of happiness? Kveu the weaker sex are exhorted to be up betime«...
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Holy Bible

Zondervan, Zondervan Publishing House - 1984 - 928 pages
...received instruction. 33 Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep: 34 t and to keep it. 16 And the LORD God commanded the man. saying. Of every tree CHAPTER 25 THESE ARE also proverbs of Solomon, which the men of Hezekiah king of Judah copied out....
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