And moreover, because the preacher was wise, he still taught the people knowledge; yea, he gave good heed , and sought out , and set in order many proverbs.
References for Ecclesiastes 12:9
The preacher sought to find out acceptable words: and that which was written was upright, even words of truth.
References for Ecclesiastes 12:10
The words of the wise are as goads, and as nails fastened by the masters of assemblies, which are given from one shepherd .
And further, by these, my son, be admonished : of making many books there is no end; and much study is a weariness of the flesh.
References for Ecclesiastes 12:12
Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man.
For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing , whether it be good, or whether it be evil.