Proverbs Chapter 10 Verse 4

The Holy Bible, King James Version

He becometh poor that dealeth with a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent maketh rich.

Parallel Verses

  1. He who is slow in his work becomes poor, but the hand of the ready worker gets in wealth. (BBE, Proverbs 10:4)
  2. He becometh poor that worketh with a slack hand; But the hand of the diligent maketh rich. (ASV, Proverbs 10:4)
  3. He becomes poor who works with a lazy hand, (WEB, Proverbs 10:4)
  4. He cometh to want that dealeth with a slack hand; but the hand of the diligent maketh rich. (DBY, Proverbs 10:4)
  5. Poor [is] he who is working -- a slothful hand, And the hand of the diligent maketh rich. (YLT, Proverbs 10:4)