And when said Ibrahim, "My Lord make this a city secure and provide its people with fruits, (to) whoever believed from them in Allah and the Day the Last," He said, "And whoever disbelieved, [then] I will grant him enjoym a little; then I will force him to (the) punishment (of) the Fire, and evil (is) the destination.
Indeed, the hypocrites (seek to) deceive Allah and (it is) He who deceives them. And when they stand for the prayer, they stand lazily, showing off (to) the people and not they remember Allah except a little.
So let them laugh a little, and let them weep much (as) a recompense for what they used to earn.
He said, "You will sow (for) seven years, as usual, and that which you reap so leave it in its ears except a little from which you (will) eat.
Then will come from after that seven hard (years) (which will) consume what you advanced for them, except a little of what you (will) store.
And if not [that] We (had) strengthened you, certainly, you almost (would) have inclined to them (in) something a little.
And indeed, they were about (to) scare you from the land, that they evict you from it. But then not they (would) have stayed after you except a little.
And they ask you concerning the soul. Say, "The soul (is) of (the) affair (of) my Lord. And not you have been given of the knowledge except a little."
He will say, "Not you stayed but a little, if only you [you] knew.
And how many We have destroyed of a town which exulted, (in) its means of livelihood. And these (are) their dwellings not have been inhabited from after them except a little. And indeed, [We] We (are) the inheritors.
Say, "Never will benefit you the fleeing, if you flee from death or killing, and then not you will be allowed to enjoy except a little."
They think the confederates (have) not withdrawn. And if (should) come the confederates they would wish if that they (were) living in (the) desert among the Bedouins, asking about your news. And if they were among you not they would fight except a little.
Indeed, We (will) remove the punishment a little, indeed, you (will) return.
Will say those who remained behind when you set forth towards (the) spoils of war to take it, "Allow us (to) follow you." They wish to change (the) Words (of) Allah. Say, "Never will you follow us. Thus said Allah from before." Then they will say, "Nay, you envy us." Nay, they were not understanding except a little.
And gave a little, and withheld?
Stand (in) the night, except a little,
Half of it, or lessen from it a little,
And leave Me and the deniers, possessors (of) the ease, and allow them respite - a little.
Eat and enjoy yourselves a little; indeed, you (are) criminals."