Proverbs 30:16-26 CSB

16 Sheol;a a barren womb; earth, which is never satisfied with water; and fire, which never says, "Enough!"

References for Proverbs 30:16

    • p 30:16 - Pr 27:20; Hab 2:5
      17 As for the eye that ridicules a father and despises obedience to a mother, may ravens of the valley pluck it out and young vultures eat it.
      18 Three things are beyond me; four I can't understand:
      19 the way of an eagle in the sky, the way of a snake on a rock, the way of a ship at sea, and the way of a man with a young woman.
      20 This is the way of an adulteress: she eats and wipes her mouth and says, "I've done nothing wrong."
      21 The earth trembles under three things; it cannot bear up under four:
      22 a servant when he becomes king, a fool when he is stuffed with food,
      23 an unloved woman when she marries, and a serving girl when she ousts her lady.b

      References for Proverbs 30:23

          24 Four things on earth are small, yet they are extremely wise:
          25 the ants are not a strong people, yet they store up their food in the summer;c

          References for Proverbs 30:25

              26 hyraxes are not a mighty people, yet they make their homes in the cliffs;