Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Poor is he who works with a negligent hand,
hand of the diligent makes rich.
The hand of the diligent will rule,
slack hand will be put to forced labor.
1 Kings 11:28
Now the man Jeroboam was a valiant warrior, and when
Solomon saw that the young man was industrious, he appointed him over all the forced labor of the house of Joseph.
Whatever your hand finds to do,
do it with all your might; for there is no activity or planning or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol where you are going.
His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful slave. You were faithful with a few things, I will put you in charge of many things; enter into the joy of your master.’
not lagging behind in diligence,
fervent in spirit, serving the Lord;
2 Timothy 4:2
the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort, with great patience and instruction.