Proverbs 19:15 (Contemporary English Version)
15 If you are lazy and sleep your time away, you will starve.
Proverbs 12:14 (New Living Translation)
14 Wise words bring many benefits, and hard work brings rewards.
Proverbs 14:23 (New International Version)
23 All hard work brings a profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty.
Proverbs 21:5 (New Living Translation)
5 Good planning and hard work lead to prosperity, but hasty shortcuts lead to poverty.