44 Bible Verses about Success And Hard Work
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The plans of the diligent lead surely to advantage,
But everyone who is hasty comes surely to poverty.
In all labor there is profit,
But mere talk leads only to poverty.
Poor is he who works with a negligent hand,
But the hand of the diligent makes rich.
Do you see a man skilled in his work?
He will stand before kings;
He will not stand before obscure men.
But you, be strong and do not lose courage, for there is reward for your work.”
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.
The hand of the diligent will rule,
But the slack hand will be put to forced labor.
There is nothing better for a man than to eat and drink and tell himself that his labor is good. This also I have seen that it is from the hand of God.
Sow your seed in the morning and do not be idle in the evening, for you do not know whether morning or evening sowing will succeed, or whether both of them alike will be good.
It is vain for you to rise up early,
To retire late,
To eat the bread of painful labors;
For He gives to His beloved even in his sleep.
It is the blessing of the Lord that makes rich,
And He adds no sorrow to it.
“Strive to enter through the narrow door; for many, I tell you, will seek to enter and will not be able.
When there is a man who has labored with wisdom, knowledge and skill, then he gives his legacy to one who has not labored with them. This too is vanity and a great evil.
Seek the welfare of the city where I have sent you into exile, and pray to the Lord on its behalf; for in its welfare you will have welfare.’
knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance.
But I said, “I have toiled in vain,
I have spent My strength for nothing and vanity;
Yet surely the justice due to Me is with the Lord,
And My reward with My God.”
And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
A good man leaves an inheritance to his children’s children,
And the wealth of the sinner is stored up for the righteous.
Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they keep watch over your souls as those who will give an account. Let them do this with joy and not with grief, for this would be unprofitable for you.
The Lord said, “Behold, they are one people, and they all have the same language. And this is what they began to do, and now nothing which they purpose to do will be impossible for them.
The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching.
“When you reap your harvest in your field and have forgotten a sheaf in the field, you shall not go back to get it; it shall be for the alien, for the orphan, and for the widow, in order that the Lord your God may bless you in all the work of your hands.
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