Send your grain across the seas, and in time, profits will flow back to you.
References for Ecclesiastes 11:1
But divide your investments among many places, for you do not know what risks might lie ahead.
References for Ecclesiastes 11:2
When clouds are heavy, the rains come down. Whether a tree falls north or south, it stays where it falls.
Farmers who wait for perfect weather never plant. If they watch every cloud, they never harvest.
Just as you cannot understand the path of the wind or the mystery of a tiny baby growing in its mother’s womb, so you cannot understand the activity of God, who does all things.
References for Ecclesiastes 11:5
Plant your seed in the morning and keep busy all afternoon, for you don’t know if profit will come from one activity or another—or maybe both.