A time to love , and a time to hate ; a time of war, and a time of peace.9
What profit hath he that worketh in that wherein he laboureth?10
I have seen the travail, which God hath given to the sons of men to be exercised in it.
He hath made every thing beautiful in his time: also he hath set the world in their heart, so that no man can find out the work that Godmaketh from the beginning to the end.12
I know that there is no good in them, but for a man to rejoice , and to dogood in his life.13
And also that every man should eat and drink , and enjoy the good of all his labour, it is the gift of God.14
I know that, whatsoever Goddoeth , it shall be for ever:nothing can be put to it, nor any thing taken from it: and Goddoeth it, that men should fearbefore him.
That which hath been is now; and that which is to be hath already been; and Godrequireth that which is past .a16
And moreover I saw under the sun the place of judgment, that wickedness was there; and the place of righteousness, that iniquity was there.
I said in mine heart,God shall judge the righteous and the wicked: for there is a time there for every purpose and for every work.18
I said in mine heart concerning the estate of the sons of men, that Godb might manifest them, and that they might see that they themselves are beasts.