Search results for: Proverbs. Lazy

  • Proverbs 21:25 (NKJV)

    The desire of the lazy man kills him, For his hands refuse to labor.

  • Proverbs 22:13 (NKJV)

    The lazy man says, “There is a lion outside! I shall be slain in the streets!”

  • Proverbs 26:14 (NKJV)

    As a door turns on its hinges, So does the lazy man on his bed.

  • Proverbs 26:16 (NKJV)

    The lazy man is wiser in his own eyes Than seven men who can answer sensibly.

  • Proverbs 10:26 (NKJV)

    As vinegar to the teeth and smoke to the eyes, So is the lazy man to those who send him.

  • Proverbs 12:24 (NKJV)

    The hand of the diligent will rule, But the lazy man will be put to forced labor.

  • Proverbs 12:27 (NKJV)

    The lazy man does not roast what he took in hunting, But diligence is man’s precious possession.

  • Proverbs 13:4 (NKJV)

    The soul of a lazy man desires, and has nothing; But the soul of the diligent shall be made rich.

  • Proverbs 20:4 (NKJV)

    The lazy man will not plow because of winter; He will beg during harvest and have nothing.

  • Proverbs 24:30 (NKJV)

    I went by the field of the lazy man, And by the vineyard of the man devoid of understanding;

  • Proverbs 26:13 (NKJV)

    The lazy man says, “There is a lion in the road! A fierce lion is in the streets!”

  • Proverbs 26:15 (NKJV)

    The lazy man buries his hand in the bowl; It wearies him to bring it back to his mouth.

  • Proverbs 15:19 (NKJV)

    The way of the lazy man is like a hedge of thorns, But the way of the upright is a highway.

  • Proverbs 19:24 (NKJV)

    A lazy man buries his hand in the bowl, And will not so much as bring it to his mouth again.

  • Proverbs 18:9 (NKJV)

    He who is slothful in his work Is a brother to him who is a great destroyer.

  • Proverbs 19:15 (NKJV)

    Laziness casts one into a deep sleep, And an idle person will suffer hunger.