13 So they sat down with him upon the ground seven days and seven nights, and none spake a word unto him: for they saw that his grief was very great.
2 If we assay to commune with thee, wilt thou be grieved? but who can withhold himself from speaking?
12 Now a thing was secretly brought to me, and mine ear received a little thereof.
14 How much less shall I answer him, and choose out my words to reason with him?
2 Should not the multitude of words be answered? and should a man full of talk be justified?
3 Should he reason with unprofitable talk? or with speeches wherewith he can do no good?
11 Are the consolations of God small with thee? is there any secret thing with thee?
3 Shall vain words have an end? or what emboldeneth thee that thou answerest?
28 But ye should say, Why persecute we him, seeing the root of the matter is found in me?
14 Lo, these are parts of his ways: but how little a portion is heard of him? but the thunder of his power who can understand?
22 After my words they spake not again; and my speech dropped upon them.
40 Let thistles grow instead of wheat, and cockle instead of barley. The words of Job are ended.
4 Now Elihu had waited till Job had spoken, because they were elder than he.
11 Behold, I waited for your words; I gave ear to your reasons, whilst ye searched out what to say.
35 Job hath spoken without knowledge, and his words were without wisdom.
12 I will not conceal his parts, nor his power, nor his comely proportion.
7 And it was so, that after the LORD had spoken these words unto Job, the LORD said to Eliphaz the Temanite, My wrath is kindled against thee, and against thy two friends: for ye have not spoken of me the thing that is right, as my servant Job hath.