Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 19:24 in English Standard Version "The sluggard buries his hand in the dish and will not even bring it back to his mouth." Pr 15:19 The way of a sluggard is like a hedge of thorns, but the path of the upright is a level highway. Pr 20:4 The sluggard does not plow in the autumn; he will seek at harvest and have nothing. Pr 26:15 The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; it wears him out to bring it back to his mouth. Mt 26:23 He answered, “He who has dipped his hand in the dish with me will betray me. Mr 14:20 He said to them, “It is one of the twelve, one who is dipping bread into the dish with me.