Ecclesiastes 8:1-10 KJV

1 Who is as the wise man? and who knoweth the interpretation of a thing? a man's wisdom maketh his face to shine , and the boldnessa of his face shall be changed .

References for Ecclesiastes 8:1

    • z 8:1 - the boldness: Heb. the strength
      2 I counsel thee to keep the king's commandment, and that in regard of the oath of God.
      3 Be not hasty to go out of his sight: stand not in an evil thing; for he doeth whatsoever pleaseth him.
      4 Where the word of a king is, there is power: and who may say unto him, What doest thou?
      5 Whoso keepeth the commandment shall feel no evil thing: and a wise man's heart discerneth both time and judgment.
      6 Because to every purpose there is time and judgment, therefore the misery of man is great upon him.
      7 For he knoweth not that which shall be: for who can tell him when it shall be?
      8 There is no man that hath power over the spirit to retain the spirit; neither hath he power in the day of death: and there is no dischargeb in that war; neither shall wickedness deliver those that are given to it.

      References for Ecclesiastes 8:8

        • { 8:8 - discharge: or, casting off weapons
          9 All this have I seen , and applied my heart unto every work that is done under the sun: there is a time wherein one man ruleth over another to his own hurt.
          10 And so I saw the wicked buried , who had come and gone from the place of the holy, and they were forgotten in the city where they had so done : this is also vanity.