Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The hands of the diligent ones shall rule, but laziness ends in slave labor.
Every wise woman builds her house, but the foolish one tears it down with her own hands.
The sluggard will not plow by reason of the winter; therefore he shall beg in harvest, and have nothing.
The desire of the sluggard kills him, for his hands refuse to labor.
for the drunkard and the glutton shall become poor; and drowsiness clothes them in rags.
I went by the field of the sluggard, by the vineyard of the man void of understanding;
We desire that each one of you may show the same diligence to the fullness of hope even to the end,
2 Peter 1:5
Yes, and for this very cause adding on your part all diligence, in your faith supply moral excellence; and in moral excellence, knowledge;