Proverbs 12:27 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Proverbs 12:27, NIV: "The lazy do not roast any game, but the diligent feed on the riches of the hunt."
Proverbs 12:27, ESV: "Whoever is slothful will not roast his game, but the diligent man will get precious wealth."
Proverbs 12:27, KJV: "The slothful man roasteth not that which he took in hunting: but the substance of a diligent man is precious."
Proverbs 12:27, NASB: "A lazy person does not roast his prey, But the precious possession of a person is diligence."
Proverbs 12:27, NLT: "Lazy people don't even cook the game they catch, but the diligent make use of everything they find."
Proverbs 12:27, CSB: "A lazy hunter doesn't roast his game, but to a diligent person, his wealth is precious."