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Ecclesiastes 4:6

Context
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Better is one handful with some rest than two hands full of toil 1  and chasing the wind.

XREF

Ps 37:16; Pr 15:16,17; Pr 16:8; Pr 17:1

NET © Notes

sn Qoheleth lists three approaches to labor: (1) the competitive workaholic in 4:4, (2) the impoverished sluggard in 4:5, and (3) the contented laborer in 4:6. The balanced approach rebukes the two extremes.



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