14 occurrences in 6 translations

'Lazy Man' in the Bible

How long will you lie down, lazy man? When will you get up from your sleep?

As vinegar to the teeth, and as smoke to the eyes, so is the lazy man to those who sent him.

A lazy man doesn't roast his game, but to a diligent man, his wealth is precious.

A lazy man hides his hand in the dish and will not so much as bring it to his mouth again.

I went by the field of the lazy man, and by the vineyard of the man void of understanding;

The lazy man says: There is a lion in the way; a lion is in the streets.

As the door turns on its hinges, so does the lazy man [move not from his place] upon his bed.

The lazy man hides his hand in his bosom. It wearies him to lift it to his mouth.

The lazy man is wiser in his own conceit than seven men who can answer with good sense.

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