crushed before the moth. They are destroyed from morning to evening.
Their love, and their hatred, and their envy perish, neither have they any more a portion
for ever in any thing that is done under the sun.
They shall go down to the bars of the pit;
they shall be brought to the grave, and shall remain in the tomb.
Death shall feed on them; and their beauty shall consume in the grave.
There is no discharge in that war.
For what man is he that liveth and shall not see death? Shall he deliver his soul from the hand of the grave?
as he came, naked shall he return, to go as he came;
when he dieth he shall carry nothing away, his glory shall not descend after him. He brought nothing into
this world, and it is certain he can carry nothing out.
Cease ye from man whose breath is in his nostrils, for wherein is he to be accounted of? -
Man dieth and wasteth away; yea man giveth up the ghost, and where is he?
His breath goeth
forth, he returneth to his earth; in that very day his thoughts perish.
His days are past, his purposes are broken off. He goeth down to the grave,
and shall come up no more.
He shall return no more to his house, neither shall his place know him any more. The worm shall feed sweetly on him;
he shall be no more remembered; and the eye of him that hath seen him, shall see him no more.
Man that is born of a woman is of few days and full of trouble;
he cometh forth as a flower and is cut down; he fleeth also as a shadow and continueth not.
His days are determined, the number of his months are with God, who hath appointed his bounds that he cannot pass.
Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was, and the
spirit shall return unto God who gave it.
There is a time to be born and a time to die.
Some come to their grave in a full age, as a shock of corn in his season;
others die in their strength,