Ecclesiastes 1:1-3 NIV

Everything Is Meaningless

1 The words of the Teacher,a1 son of David, king in Jerusalem:2

References for Ecclesiastes 1:1

    • a 1:1 - Or "leader of the assembly"; also in verses 2 and 12
      2 "Meaningless! Meaningless!" says the Teacher. "Utterly meaningless! Everything is meaningless."3

      References for Ecclesiastes 1:2

      3 What does man gain from all his labor at which he toils under the sun?4

      References for Ecclesiastes 1:3