Jeremiah 10:23

Jeremiah’s Prayer

23 LORD, I know that people’s lives are not their own; it is not for them to direct their steps.

Read Jeremiah 10:23 Using Other Translations

O LORD, I know that the way of man is not in himself: it is not in man that walketh to direct his steps.
I know, O LORD, that the way of man is not in himself, that it is not in man who walks to direct his steps.
I know, LORD, that our lives are not our own. We are not able to plan our own course.