Ecclesiastes 10:5-7 NRS/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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5 There is an evil that I have seen under the sun, as great an error as if it proceeded from the ruler: 5 There is an evil I have seen under the sun, the sort of error that arises from a ruler:
6 folly is set in many high places, and the rich sit in a low place. 6 Fools are put in many high positions, while the rich occupy the low ones.
7 I have seen slaves on horseback, and princes walking on foot like slaves. 7 I have seen slaves on horseback, while princes go on foot like slaves.