Ecclesiastes 8:6-8 NIV

6 For there is a proper time and procedure for every matter,1 though a man's misery weighs heavily upon him.

References for Ecclesiastes 8:6

7 Since no man knows the future, who can tell him what is to come?
8 No man has power over the wind to contain ita; so no one has power over the day of his death. As no one is discharged in time of war, so wickedness will not release those who practice it.

References for Ecclesiastes 8:8

    • a 8:8 - Or "over his spirit to retain it"