New Living Translation
A wise youth harvests in the summer, but one who sleeps during harvest is a disgrace.
King James Bible
He that gathereth in summer is a wise son: but he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.
Darby Bible Translation
He that gathereth in summer is a wise son; he that sleepeth in harvest is a son that causeth shame.
World English Bible
He who gathers in summer is a wise son, but he who sleeps during the harvest is a son who causes shame.
Young's Literal Translation
Whoso is gathering in summer is a wise son, Whoso is sleeping in harvest is a son causing shame.
Proverbs 10:5 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
10:5 Gathereth - The fruits of his field. In summer - In harvest. He that improved the opportunities of doing good to himself and others.
LibraryThe Death and the Raising of Lazarus - the Question of Miracles and of this Miracle of Miracles - views of Negative Criticism on this History
From listening to the teaching of Christ, we turn once more to follow His working. It will be remembered, that the visit to Bethany divides the period from the Feast of the Dedication to the last Paschal week into two parts. It also forms the prelude and preparation for the awful events of the End. For, it was on that occasion that the members of the Sanhedrin formally resolved on His Death. It now only remained to settle and carry out the plans for giving effect to their purpose. This is one aspect …
Alfred Edersheim—The Life and Times of Jesus the Messiah
The Christian's Hope
Letter xxxi (A. D. 1132) to the Abbot of a Certain Monastery at York, from which the Prior had Departed, Taking Several Religious with Him.
The Poor in Spirit are Enriched with a Kingdom
they labor hard all summer, gathering food for the winter.
Lazy people are soon poor; hard workers get rich.
The godly are showered with blessings; the words of the wicked conceal violent intentions.
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