Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, until thou return to the ground: for out of it wast thou taken. For dust thou art; and unto dust shalt thou return.
A sluggard's soul desireth and hath nothing; but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.
The sluggard will not plough by reason of the winter; he shall beg in harvest, and have nothing.
The desire of the sluggard killeth him; for his hands refuse to work:
I went by the field of a sluggard, and by the vineyard of a man void of understanding;
1 Thessalonians 4:11
and to seek earnestly to be quiet and mind your own affairs, and work with your own hands, even as we charged you,