Most human beings want to be rewarded for good deeds, but do not want to suffer for the bad choices. Yet, God’s Justice demands that wrong must be punished if a right is to be compensated. We must acknowledge that God is not just if He only rewards good choices and ignores bad choices. No group of godly men was more concerned for Justice than the Founding Fathers when they wrote the Declaration of Independence.
They will do as little as it is necessary to achieve the same as yesterday. A lazy person cannot grasp any significance in doing more than what is necessary. The other side of the coin is the workaholic who sacrifices health and family for riches -- only to spend that wealth in a futile attempt to recoup that health and mend the family.