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Theasaurus: Sloth

26 Bible Verses about sloth

Most Relevant Verses

Ecclesiastes 10:18

Through slothfulness the roof deteriorates, and a house leaks because of idleness.

Proverbs 15:19

The lifestyle of the lazy is like a thorny hedge, but the path taken by the upright is an open highway.

Proverbs 21:25

What the lazy person craves will kill him, because his hands refuse to work.

Proverbs 26:14

The door turns on its hinges as does the lazy person on his bed.

Proverbs 26:13

The lazy person claims, "There is a lion in the road! There's a lion in the streets!"

Proverbs 24:30

I went by the field belonging to a lazy man, by a vineyard belonging to a senseless person.

Proverbs 12:27

The lazy person does not roast what he has hunted, but diligence is one's most important possession.

Proverbs 22:13

The lazy person says, "There is a lion outside! I will be killed in the street!"

Proverbs 24:33

"A little sleep! A little slumber! A little folding of my hands to rest!"

Proverbs 19:24

The lazy person buries his hand in his dish and doesn't bother to bring it back to his mouth.

Proverbs 10:26

As vinegar is to the mouth and smoke to the eyes, so is the lazy person to those who send him.

Proverbs 6:9

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

Proverbs 26:16

The lazy person is wiser in his own opinion than seven men who can give an appropriate response.

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Sloth Examples Of


His watchmen are blind; they are all without knowledge. They are all dumb dogs they cannot bark. They keep on dreaming and lying around, and they're lovers of sleep!

Sloth, Leads To


Lazy hands bring poverty, but hard-working hands lead to wealth.

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