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Exod 5:8

(NIV)
But require them to make the same number of bricks as before; don’t reduce the quota. They are lazy; that is why they are crying out, “Let us go and sacrifice to our God.”
(ESV)
But the number of bricks that they made in the past you shall impose on them, you shall by no means reduce it, for they are idle. Therefore they cry, ‘Let us go and offer sacrifice to our God.’

Exod 5:17

(NIV)
Pharaoh said, ‘Lazy, that’s what you are – lazy! That is why you keep saying, “Let us go and sacrifice to the  Lord.”
(ESV)
But he said, “You are idle, you are idle; that is why you say, ‘Let us go and sacrifice to the  Lord.’

Prov 10:4

(NIV)
Lazy hands make for poverty,
but diligent hands bring wealth.
(ESV)
A slack hand causes poverty,
but the hand of the diligent makes rich.

Prov 12:27

(NIV)
The lazy do not roast any game,
but the diligent feed on the riches of the hunt.
(ESV)
Whoever is slothful will not roast his game,
but the diligent man will get precious wealth.

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.

Matt 25:26

(NIV)
‘His master replied, “You wicked, lazy servant! So you knew that I harvest where I have not sown and gather where I have not scattered seed?
(ESV)
But his master answered him, ‘You wicked and slothful servant! You knew that I reap where I have not sown and gather where I scattered no seed?

Titus 1:12

(NIV)
One of Crete’s own prophets has said it: ‘Cretans are always liars, evil brutes, lazy gluttons.’
(ESV)
One of the Cretans a prophet of their own, said, “Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, lazy gluttons.”

Heb 6:12

(NIV)
We do not want you to become lazy, but to imitate those who through faith and patience inherit what has been promised.

(ESV)
so that you may not be sluggish, but imitators of those who through faith and patience inherit the promises.

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