And the judges shall make diligent inquisition: and, behold, [if] the witness [be] a false witness, [and] hath testified falsely against his brother;
But take diligent heed to do the commandment and the law, which Moses the servant of the LORD charged you, to love the LORD your God, and to walk in all his ways, and to keep his commandments, and to cleave unto him, and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul.
They search out iniquities; they accomplish a diligent search: both the inward [thought] of every one [of them], and the heart, [is] deep.
I call to remembrance my song in the night: I commune with mine own heart: and my spirit made diligent search.
He becometh poor that dealeth [with] a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent maketh rich.
The hand of the diligent shall bear rule: but the slothful shall be under tribute.
The slothful [man] roasteth not that which he took in hunting: but the substance of a diligent man [is] precious.
The soul of the sluggard desireth, and [hath] nothing: but the soul of the diligent shall be made fat.
The thoughts of the diligent [tend] only to plenteousness; but of every one [that is] hasty only to want.
Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean [men].
Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, [and] look well to thy herds.
And we have sent with them our brother, whom we have oftentimes proved diligent in many things, but now much more diligent, upon the great confidence which [I have] in you.
When I shall send Artemas unto thee, or Tychicus, be diligent to come unto me to Nicopolis: for I have determined there to winter.
Wherefore, beloved, seeing that ye look for such things, be diligent that ye may be found of him in peace, without spot, and blameless.