The desire of the lazy kill him; for his hands refuse to labor. [Proverbs 21:25]
The desire of our soul is to they name, and to the remembrance of thee. [Isaiah]
The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul. [Proverbs 13:19]
And desire shall fail: because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets. [Ecclesiastes 12:5]
I am doing a great work and I cannot come down. Why should the work stop while I leave it and come down to you?
So we built the wall and the whole wall was joined together to half its height; for the people had a mind to work. [Nehemiah 4:6 ]
Who then is the man who fears the Lord? He will instruct him in the way chosen for him. [Psalm 25:12]
Thy word is a lamp to my feet, and a light to my path. [Psalm 119:105]
For such is God our God, forever and ever. He will guide us until death. [Psalm 48:14]
Ask for the old paths, where the way is good, and walk in it.
I will instruct you and teach you in the way which you should go. I will counsel you with my eye upon you. [Psalm 25:12]
The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame. [Proverbs 29:15]
Who so regardeth dreams is like him that catcheth at a shadow, and followeth after the wind. [Ecclesiasticus 34:2]
Train up a child in the way he should go; and when he is old he will not depart from it. [Proverbs 22:6]
The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. [Ecclesiastes 9:11]