Working Hard And Not Being Lazy

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 24:30

I passed by the field of the sluggard And by the vineyard of the man lacking sense,

Proverbs 12:27

A lazy man does not roast his prey, But the precious possession of a man is diligence.

Ecclesiastes 10:18

Through indolence the rafters sag, and through slackness the house leaks.

Proverbs 15:19

The way of the lazy is as a hedge of thorns, But the path of the upright is a highway.

Proverbs 6:9

How long will you lie down, O sluggard? When will you arise from your sleep?

Hebrews 5:11

Concerning him we have much to say, and it is hard to explain, since you have become dull of hearing.

2 Thessalonians 3:11

For we hear that some among you are leading an undisciplined life, doing no work at all, but acting like busybodies.

2 Peter 3:16

as also in all his letters, speaking in them of these things, in which are some things hard to understand, which the untaught and unstable distort, as they do also the rest of the Scriptures, to their own destruction.

Jeremiah 48:10

"Cursed be the one who does the LORD'S work negligently, And cursed be the one who restrains his sword from blood.

Ecclesiastes 10:15

The toil of a fool so wearies him that he does not even know how to go to a city.

Exodus 5:9

"Let the labor be heavier on the men, and let them work at it so that they will pay no attention to false words."

Ecclesiastes 9:10

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.

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