Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

The ant

Proverbs 1:17
Surely, in vain, is spread the net, in the sight of aught that hath wings!
Job 12:7
But, in very deed, ask, I pray thee, the beasts, and they will teach thee, and the bird of the heavens, and it will tell thee;
Isaiah 1:3
An ox knoweth, his owner, And an ass his masters crib, - Israel, doth not know, My people doth not consider.
Matthew 6:26
Observe intently, the birds of the heaven, - that they neither sow, nor reap, nor gather into barns, and yet, your heavenly Father, feedeth, them: Are no, ye, much better than, they?


Proverbs 6:9
How long, O sluggard, wilt thou lie? how long ere thou rise from thy sleep?
Proverbs 10:26
As vinegar to the teeth, and as smoke to the eyes, so, is the sluggard, to them who send him.
Proverbs 13:4
The sluggard, desireth, but his soul hath, nothing. But, the soul of the diligent, shall be enriched.
Proverbs 15:19
The way of the sluggard, is like a thorn hedge, but, the path of the upright, is a raised road.
Proverbs 18:9
Surely he that is slothful in his work, brother, is he to a master at laying waste.
Proverbs 19:15
Sloth, falleth into a deep sleep, and, a soul that is indolent, shall famish.
Proverbs 20:4
By reason of the autumn, a sluggard will not plough, therefore shall he beg in harvest, and there be nothing.
Proverbs 21:25
The craving of the sluggard, killeth him, for his hands have refused to work.
Proverbs 22:13
Saith the sluggard, A lion outside! Amidst the broadways, shall I be slain.
Proverbs 24:30
By the field of the sluggard, I passed, and by the vineyard of a man lacking sense;
Proverbs 26:13
Saith the sluggard, A roaring lion in the road! A tearing lion in the midst of the broadways.
Matthew 25:26
And his lord, answering, said unto him - O wicked servant, and cowardly, knewest thou that I reap, where I have not sown, and gather, whence I have not winnowed?
Romans 12:11
In business, not slothful, in spirit, fervent, to the Lord, doing service,
Hebrews 6:12
In order that, not slothful, ye may become, but imitators of them who, through faith and patience, were becoming heirs of the promises.

General references

Exodus 16:21
Thus then they gathered it morning by morning, each man what he needed for eating, and as soon as the sun waxed hot, so soon it melted.
Ruth 2:23
So she kept fast by the maidens of Boaz, to glean, until the end of the barley harvest, and the wheat harvest, - and dwelt with her mother-in-law.
Proverbs 6:10
A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest: -
Proverbs 21:25
The craving of the sluggard, killeth him, for his hands have refused to work.