Bible Cross References
desireth
Proverbs 10:4
Being lazy will make you poor, but hard work will make you rich.
Proverbs 12:11
A hard-working farmer has plenty to eat, but it is stupid to waste time on useless projects.
Proverbs 12:24
Hard work will give you power; being lazy will make you a slave.
Proverbs 26:13
Why don't lazy people ever get out of the house? What are they afraid of ? Lions?
Numbers 23:10
The descendants of Israel are like the dust--- There are too many of them to be counted. Let me end my days like one of God's people; Let me die in peace like the righteous."
but
Proverbs 2:2-9
2
Listen to what is wise and try to understand it.
3
Yes, beg for knowledge; plead for insight.
4
Look for it as hard as you would for silver or some hidden treasure.
5
If you do, you will know what it means to fear the LORD and you will succeed in learning about God.
6
It is the LORD who gives wisdom; from him come knowledge and understanding.
7
He provides help and protection for those who are righteous and honest.
8
He protects those who treat others fairly, and guards those who are devoted to him.
9
If you listen to me, you will know what is right, just, and fair. You will know what you should do.
Proverbs 8:34
Those who listen to me will be happy--- those who stay at my door every day, waiting at the entrance to my home.
John 6:27
Do not work for food that spoils; instead, work for the food that lasts for eternal life. This is the food which the Son of Man will give you, because God, the Father, has put his mark of approval on him."
Hebrews 6:11
Our great desire is that each of you keep up your eagerness to the end, so that the things you hope for will come true.
2 Peter 1:5-11
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For this very reason do your best to add goodness to your faith; to your goodness add knowledge;
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to your knowledge add self-control; to your self-control add endurance; to your endurance add godliness;
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to your godliness add Christian affection; and to your Christian affection add love.
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These are the qualities you need, and if you have them in abundance, they will make you active and effective in your knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ.
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But if you do not have them, you are so shortsighted that you cannot see and have forgotten that you have been purified from your past sins.
10
So then, my friends, try even harder to make God's call and his choice of you a permanent experience; if you do so, you will never abandon your faith.
11
In this way you will be given the full right to enter the eternal Kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
made
Proverbs 11:25
Be generous, and you will be prosperous. Help others, and you will be helped.
Proverbs 28:25
Selfishness only causes trouble. You are much better off to trust the LORD.
Psalm 92:14
that still bear fruit in old age and are always green and strong.
Isaiah 58:11
And I will always guide you and satisfy you with good things. I will keep you strong and well. You will be like a garden that has plenty of water, like a spring of water that never goes dry.