Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The sluggard will not plow by reason of the cold; therefore shall he beg in harvest, and have nothing.

Bible References

Sluggard

Proverbs 10:4
He that deals with a slack hand becomes poor, but the hand of the diligent makes rich.
Proverbs 19:15
Slothfulness casts into a deep sleep, and the negligent soul shall suffer hunger.
Proverbs 26:13
The slothful man saith, There is a lion in the way; a lion is in the streets.

Therefore

Proverbs 6:10
Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:
Proverbs 19:15
Slothfulness casts into a deep sleep, and the negligent soul shall suffer hunger.
Proverbs 24:34
So shall thy poverty come as one that travels and thy want as an armed man.
Matthew 25:3
Those that were foolish took their lamps and took no oil with them;
2 Peter 1:5
Ye also, giving all diligence to the same, show forth virtue in your faith; and in virtue, knowledge;

General references

Proverbs 6:11
So shall thy poverty come as one that travels and thy want as an armed man.
Proverbs 21:25
The desire of the slothful kills him; for his hands refuse to labour.
Ecclesiastes 10:18
By much slothfulness the building decays, and through idleness of the hands the rain drips throughout the house.
Ecclesiastes 11:4
He that observes the wind shall not sow, and he that regards the clouds shall not reap.