Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He becomes poor who works with a lazy hand, but the hand of the diligent brings wealth.
He who tills his land shall have plenty of bread, but he who chases fantasies is void of understanding.
The sluggard says, "There is a lion in the road! A fierce lion roams the streets!"
Who can count the dust of Jacob, or number the fourth part of Israel? Let me die the death of the righteous! Let my last end be like his!"
The liberal soul shall be made fat. He who waters shall be watered also himself.
One who is greedy stirs up strife; but one who trusts in Yahweh will prosper.
They will still bring forth fruit in old age. They will be full of sap and green,
and Yahweh will guide you continually, and satisfy your soul in dry places, and make strong your bones; and you shall be like a watered garden, and like a spring of water, whose waters don't fail.