Bible verses about "sluggard" | Darby

Genesis 2:15

15 And Jehovah Elohim took Man, and put him into the garden of Eden, to till it and to guard it.

Proverbs 6:6-11

6 Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways and be wise: 7 which having no chief, overseer, or ruler, 8 provideth her bread in the summer, [and] gathereth her food in the harvest. 9 How long, sluggard, wilt thou lie down? When wilt thou arise out of thy sleep? 10 A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest! 11 So shall thy poverty come as a roving plunderer, and thy penury as an armed man.

Proverbs 6:6

6 Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways and be wise:

Proverbs 26:14

14 [As] the door turneth upon its hinges, so the sluggard upon his bed.

Proverbs 27:12

12 A prudent [man] seeth the evil, [and] hideth himself; the simple pass on, [and] are punished.

Proverbs 21:25

25 The desire of the sluggard killeth him; for his hands refuse to work:

1 Timothy 5:8

8 But if any one does not provide for his own, and specially for those of [his] house, he has denied the faith, and is worse than the unbeliever.

Proverbs 24:30-34

30 I went by the field of a sluggard, and by the vineyard of a man void of understanding; 31 and lo, it was all grown over with thistles, and nettles had covered the face thereof, and its stone wall was broken down. 32 Then I looked, I took it to heart; I saw, I received instruction: 33 -- A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest! 34 So shall thy poverty come [as] a roving plunderer, and thy penury as an armed man.

Proverbs 6:6-8

6 Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways and be wise: 7 which having no chief, overseer, or ruler, 8 provideth her bread in the summer, [and] gathereth her food in the harvest.

Proverbs 20:4

4 The sluggard will not plough by reason of the winter; he shall beg in harvest, and have nothing.

Proverbs 18:9

9 He also who is indolent in his work is brother of the destroyer.

Proverbs 13:4

4 A sluggard`s soul desireth and hath nothing; but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.

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