Ecclesiastes 4:13-15 NIV

Advancement Is Meaningless

13 Better a poor but wise youth than an old but foolish king who no longer knows how to heed a warning.

References for Ecclesiastes 4:13

      14 The youth may have come from prison to the kingship, or he may have been born in poverty within his kingdom.
      15 I saw that all who lived and walked under the sun followed the youth, the king’s successor.