Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The thoughts of the diligent tend only to plenteousness; but of every one that is hasty only to want.

Bible References

Thoughts

Proverbs 10:4
Poor is he who works with a negligent hand,
But the hand of the diligent makes rich.
Proverbs 13:4
The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing,
But the soul of the diligent is made fat.
Proverbs 27:23
Know well the condition of your flocks,
And pay attention to your herds;
Ephesians 4:28
He who steals must steal no longer; but rather he must labor, performing with his own hands what is good, so that he will have something to share with one who has need.
1 Thessalonians 4:11
and to make it your ambition to lead a quiet life and attend to your own business and work with your hands, just as we commanded you,

Of every

Proverbs 14:29
He who is slow to anger has great understanding,
But he who is quick-tempered exalts folly.
Proverbs 20:21
An inheritance gained hurriedly at the beginning
Will not be blessed in the end.
Proverbs 28:22
A man with an evil eye hastens after wealth
And does not know that want will come upon him.