Ecclesiastes 1:7; Ecclesiastes 2:1; Ecclesiastes 5:1; Ecclesiastes 5:15-16; Ecclesiastes 6:4; Ecclesiastes 7:2; Ecclesiastes 8:3; Ecclesiastes 9:7; Ecclesiastes 10:15; Ecclesiastes 10:20
All the rivers run into the sea; yet the sea is not full; unto the place from whence the rivers come , thither they return again .
I said in mine heart, Go to now , I will prove thee with mirth, therefore enjoy pleasure: and, behold, this also is vanity.
Keep thy foot when thou goest to the house of God, and be more ready to hear , than to give the sacrifice of fools: for they consider not that they do evil.
As he came forth of his mother's womb, naked shall he return to go as he came , and shall take nothing of his labour, which he may carry away in his hand.
And this also is a sore evil, that in all points as he came , so shall he go : and what profit hath he that hath laboured for the wind?
For he cometh in with vanity, and departeth in darkness, and his name shall be covered with darkness.
It is better to go to the house of mourning, than to go to the house of feasting: for that is the end of all men; and the living will lay it to his heart.
Be not hasty to go out of his sight: stand not in an evil thing; for he doeth whatsoever pleaseth him.
Go thy way , eat thy bread with joy, and drink thy wine with a merry heart; for God now accepteth thy works.
The labour of the foolish wearieth every one of them, because he knoweth not how to go to the city.
Curse not the king, no not in thy thought; and curse not the rich in thy bedchamber : for a bird of the air shall carry the voice, and that which hath wings shall tell the matter.