The thoughts of the diligent tend only to plenty; but of every one that is hasty only to want.
Proverbs 10:4 He becomes poor that deals with a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent makes rich.
Proverbs 13:4 The soul of the sluggard desires, and has nothing: but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.
Proverbs 27:23-27 Be you diligent to know the state of your flocks, and look well to your herds...
Ephesians 4:28 Let him that stole steal no more: but rather let him labor, working with his hands the thing which is good...
1 Thessalonians 4:11,12 And that you study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you...
Proverbs 14:29 He that is slow to wrath is of great understanding: but he that is hasty of spirit exalts folly.
Proverbs 20:21 An inheritance may be gotten hastily at the beginning; but the end thereof shall not be blessed.
Proverbs 28:22 He that hastens to be rich has an evil eye, and considers not that poverty shall come on him.