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Theasaurus: Sloth

26 Bible Verses about sloth

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Ecclesiastes 10:18

By much slothfulness the building decays, and through idleness of the hands the rain drips throughout the house.

Proverbs 15:19

The way of the slothful man is as a hedge of thorns, but the path of the righteous is made plain.

Proverbs 21:25

The desire of the slothful kills him; for his hands refuse to labour.

Proverbs 26:14

As the door turns upon his hinges, so does the slothful upon his bed.

Proverbs 26:13

The slothful man saith, There is a lion in the way; a lion is in the streets.

Proverbs 24:30

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

Proverbs 12:27

The deceitful man does not even roast that which he took in hunting: but the substance of a diligent man is precious.

Proverbs 22:13

The slothful man says, There is a lion without, I shall be slain in the streets.

Proverbs 24:33

Yet a little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:

Proverbs 19:24

The slothful man hides his hand in his bosom and will not so much as bring it to his mouth again.

Proverbs 10:26

As vinegar to the teeth and as smoke to the eyes, so is the sluggard to those that send him.

Proverbs 18:9

He also that is negligent in his work is brother to him that is the great spendthrift.

Proverbs 6:9

How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard? when wilt thou arise out of thy sleep?

Proverbs 26:16

The sluggard is wiser in his own conceit than seven men that can give him counsel.