Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The fool foldeth his hands together, and eateth his own flesh.

Bible References

Fool

Proverbs 6:10
A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands for rest--
Proverbs 12:27
The lazy will not roast his game, but diligence is the precious wealth of a man.
Proverbs 13:4
The soul of the lazy craves, but there is nothing, but the person of diligence is richly supplied.
Proverbs 20:4
The lazy person will not plow in season; he will expect at the harvest, but there [will be] nothing.
Proverbs 24:33
A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands for rest,

Eateth

Proverbs 11:17
A person of kindness rewards himself, but a cruel [person] harms his own flesh.
Isaiah 9:20
They devoured on [the] right but [still] were hungry and devoured on [the] left but they were not satisfied. Each one devoured the flesh of his arm,