New Living Translation
Despite their desires, the lazy will come to ruin, for their hands refuse to work.
King James Bible
The desire of the slothful killeth him; for his hands refuse to labour.
Darby Bible Translation
The desire of the sluggard killeth him; for his hands refuse to work:
World English Bible
The desire of the sluggard kills him, for his hands refuse to labor.
Young's Literal Translation
The desire of the slothful slayeth him, For his hands have refused to work.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
21:25 Killeth - Torments him to death, while he passionately desires what he sees, he shall not enjoy, and will not take pains to procure.
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