14 verses

Prov 6:6

(NIV)
Go to the ant, you sluggard;
consider its ways and be wise!
(ESV)
Go to the ant, O sluggard;
consider her ways, and be wise.

Prov 6:9

(NIV)
How long will you lie there, you sluggard?
When will you get up from your sleep?
(ESV)
How long will you lie there, O sluggard?
When will you arise from your sleep?

Prov 10:26

(NIV)
As vinegar to the teeth and smoke to the eyes,
so are sluggards to those who send them.
(ESV)
Like vinegar to the teeth and smoke to the eyes,
so is the sluggard to those who send him.

Prov 13:4

(NIV)
A sluggard’s appetite is never filled,
but the desires of the diligent are fully satisfied.
(ESV)
The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing,
while the soul of the diligent is richly supplied.

Prov 15:19

(NIV)
The way of the sluggard is blocked with thorns,
but the path of the upright is a highway.
(ESV)
The way of a sluggard is like a hedge of thorns,
but the path of the upright is a level highway.

Prov 19:24

(NIV)
A sluggard buries his hand in the dish;
he will not even bring it back to his mouth!
(ESV)
The sluggard buries his hand in the dish
and will not even bring it back to his mouth.

Prov 20:4

(NIV)
Sluggards do not plough in season;
so at harvest time they look but find nothing.
(ESV)
The sluggard does not plow in the autumn;
he will seek at harvest and have nothing.

Prov 21:25

(NIV)
The craving of a sluggard will be the death of him,
because his hands refuse to work.
(ESV)
The desire of the sluggard kills him,
for his hands refuse to labor.

Prov 22:13

(NIV)
The sluggard says, ‘There’s a lion outside!
I’ll be killed in the public square!’
(ESV)
The sluggard says, “There is a lion outside!
I shall be killed in the streets!”

Prov 24:30

(NIV)
I went past the field of a sluggard,
past the vineyard of someone who has no sense;
(ESV)
I passed by the field of a sluggard,
by the vineyard of a man lacking sense,

Prov 26:13

(NIV)
A sluggard says, ‘There’s a lion in the road,
a fierce lion roaming the streets!’
(ESV)
The sluggard says, “There is a lion in the road!
There is a lion in the streets!”

Prov 26:14

(NIV)
As a door turns on its hinges,
so a sluggard turns on his bed.
(ESV)
As a door turns on its hinges,
so does a sluggard on his bed.

Prov 26:15

(NIV)
A sluggard buries his hand in the dish;
he is too lazy to bring it back to his mouth.
(ESV)
The sluggard buries his hand in the dish;
it wears him out to bring it back to his mouth.

Prov 26:16

(NIV)
A sluggard is wiser in his own eyes
than seven people who answer discreetly.
(ESV)
The sluggard is wiser in his own eyes
than seven men who can answer sensibly.
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