Job 6:11; Job 13:15; Job 14:14; Job 29:21; Job 29:23; Job 30:26; Job 32:11; Job 32:16
What is my strength, that I should hope? and what is mine end, that I should prolong my life?
Though he slay me, yet will I trust in him: but I will maintain mine own ways before him.
If a man die, shall he live again? all the days of my appointed time will I wait, till my change come.
Unto me men gave ear, and waited, and kept silence at my counsel.
And they waited for me as for the rain; and they opened their mouth wide as for the latter rain.
When I looked for good, then evil came unto me: and when I waited for light, there came darkness.
Behold, I waited for your words; I gave ear to your reasons, whilst ye searched out what to say.
When I had waited, (for they spake not, but stood still, and answered no more;)