Bible Verses Quotes (28 quotes)
Proverbs - 05 - Unmasking Laziness
Top 7 Bible Verses About Laziness
Poor is he who works with a negligent hand, But the hand of the diligent makes rich. Like vinegar to the teeth and smoke to the eyes, So is the lazy one to those who send him. The sluggard says, "There is a lion outside; I will be killed in the streets! The sluggard says, "There is a lion in the road! A lion is in the open square!
What does the Bible say about? The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, while the soul of the diligent is richly supplied. Go to the ant, O sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise. Without having any chief, officer, or ruler, she prepares her bread in summer and gathers her food in harvest. How long will you lie there, O sluggard?
Here are my top 7 Bible verses about laziness. Certainly not all poverty is caused by a “slack hand” or a lazy person but many times it is.
novels set in the 1930s
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Proverbs - He becometh poor that dealeth [with] a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent maketh rich., Some people are always tired because of a bad sleeping pattern, sleep deprivation, bad eating, thyroid problems, lack of exercise, etc.
What does the Bible say about? For even when we were with you, we would give you this command: If anyone is not willing to work, let him not eat. But if anyone does not provide for his relatives, and especially for members of his household, he has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever. How long will you lie there, O sluggard? When will you arise from your sleep? A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest, and poverty will come upon you like a robber, and want like an armed man. The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, while the soul of the diligent is richly supplied.
Poor is he who works with a negligent hand, But the hand of the diligent makes rich. The hand of the diligent will rule, But the slack hand will be put to forced labor. I passed by the field of the sluggard And by the vineyard of the man lacking sense,. The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, But the soul of the diligent is made fat. A lazy man does not roast his prey, But the precious possession of a man is diligence. The sluggard does not plow after the autumn, So he begs during the harvest and has nothing.