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Proverbs 12:27 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

27 A [a]lazy man does not [b]roast his prey,
But the precious possession of a man is diligence.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 12:27 Lit slackness
  2. Proverbs 12:27 Or catch
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Proverbs 12:27 New International Version (NIV)

27 The lazy do not roast[a] any game,
    but the diligent feed on the riches of the hunt.

Footnotes:

  1. Proverbs 12:27 The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
New International Version (NIV)

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