Working Hard And Not Being Lazy

Most Relevant Verses

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 18:9

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

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 6:9

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

Hebrews 5:11

Of whom we have many things to say and difficult to declare, seeing ye are hard of hearing.

2 Thessalonians 3:11

For we hear that there are some who walk among you out of order, not working at all, but are busybodies.

2 Peter 3:16

in almost all his epistles, speaking in them of these things, among which are some things that are hard to understand, which those that are ignorant and unstable twist, as they do also the other scriptures, unto their own destruction.

Jeremiah 48:10

Cursed be he that does the work of the LORD deceitfully, and cursed be he that keeps back his sword from blood.

Ecclesiastes 10:15

The labour of the foolish wearies all of them because they do not know how to go to the city.

Exodus 5:9

Let more work be laid upon them that they may occupy themselves with it; and let them not regard words of deception.

Ecclesiastes 9:10

Whatever thy hand finds to do, do it with all thy might, for there is no work nor device nor knowledge nor wisdom in Sheol, where thou goest.

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