Ecclesiastes 10:18
Through laziness the roof caves in, and in the hands of the idle, the house leaks.
Cross References
Proverbs 12:24
The hand of the diligent will rule, but laziness ends in forced labor.

Proverbs 24:30
I went past the field of a slacker and by the vineyard of a man lacking judgment.

Treasury of Scripture
By much slothfulness the building decays; and through idleness of the hands the house drops through.

Proverbs 12:24
The hand of the diligent shall bear rule: but the slothful shall be under tribute.

Proverbs 14:1
Every wise woman buildeth her house: but the foolish plucketh it down with her hands.

Proverbs 20:4
The sluggard will not plow by reason of the cold; therefore shall he beg in harvest, and have nothing.


Ecclesiastes 10:17
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