"God designed man for work--work for his own sustenance; he who does not work shall not eat."--Gen. Rabba 14.
[Reminds me of Eph. 4:28; 2 Thess. 3:10-12 and many other verses. EGF]
"Sleepiness and laziness in a man are the beginning of his misfortune."--Gen. Rabba 17.
[Compare Prov. 24:30-34. EGF]
"Woman attains discretion at an earlier age than man."--Gen. Rabba 18.
For more information about Genesis Rabba, see https://www.britannica.com/topic/Genesis-Rabbah