Ecclesiastes 1:11; Ecclesiastes 1:17; Ecclesiastes 2:1; Ecclesiastes 2:7-8; Ecclesiastes 2:14-15; Ecclesiastes 2:19; Ecclesiastes 2:21; Ecclesiastes 2:23-24; Ecclesiastes 2:26; Ecclesiastes 3:11; Ecclesiastes 3:13; Ecclesiastes 4:4; Ecclesiastes 4:8; Ecclesiastes 4:11; Ecclesiastes 4:14; Ecclesiastes 4:16; Ecclesiastes 5:10; Ecclesiastes 5:16-17; Ecclesiastes 5:19; Ecclesiastes 6:3; Ecclesiastes 6:7; Ecclesiastes 6:9; Ecclesiastes 7:6; Ecclesiastes 7:18; Ecclesiastes 7:21-22; Ecclesiastes 8:10; Ecclesiastes 8:12; Ecclesiastes 8:14; Ecclesiastes 8:16; Ecclesiastes 9:1; Ecclesiastes 9:3; Ecclesiastes 9:6; Ecclesiastes 9:11-13; Ecclesiastes 10:3; Ecclesiastes 10:20; Ecclesiastes 11:2; Ecclesiastes 12:5

11 There is no remembrance of earlier things; And also of the later things which will occur, There will be for them no remembrance Among those who will come later still.
17 And I set my mind to know wisdom and to know madness and folly; I realized that this also is striving after wind.
1 I said to myself, "Come now, I will test you with pleasure. So enjoy yourself." And behold, it too was futility.
7 I bought male and female slaves and I had homeborn slaves. Also I possessed flocks and herds larger than all who preceded me in Jerusalem. 8 Also, I collected for myself silver and gold and the treasure of kings and provinces. I provided for myself male and female singers and the pleasures of men -many concubines.
14 The wise man's eyes are in his head, but the fool walks in darkness. And yet I know that one fate befalls them both. 15 Then I said to myself, "As is the fate of the fool, it will also befall me. Why then have I been extremely wise?" So I said to myself, "This too is vanity."
19 And who knows whether he will be a wise man or a fool? Yet he will have control over all the fruit of my labor for which I have labored by acting wisely under the sun. This too is vanity.
21 When there is a man who has labored with wisdom, knowledge and skill, then he gives his legacy to one who has not labored with them. This too is vanity and a great evil.
23 Because all his days his task is painful and grievous; even at night his mind does not rest. This too is vanity. 24 There is nothing better for a man than to eat and drink and tell himself that his labor is good. This also I have seen that it is from the hand of God.
26 For to a person who is good in His sight He has given wisdom and knowledge and joy, while to the sinner He has given the task of gathering and collecting so that he may give to one who is good in God's sight. This too is vanity and striving after wind.
11 He has made everything appropriate in its time. He has also set eternity in their heart, yet so that man will not find out the work which God has done from the beginning even to the end.
13 moreover, that every man who eats and drinks sees good in all his labor -it is the gift of God.
4 I have seen that every labor and every skill which is done is the result of rivalry between a man and his neighbor. This too is vanity and striving after wind.
8 There was a certain man without a dependent, having neither a son nor a brother, yet there was no end to all his labor. Indeed, his eyes were not satisfied with riches and he never asked, "And for whom am I laboring and depriving myself of pleasure?" This too is vanity and it is a grievous task.
11 Furthermore, if two lie down together they keep warm, but how can one be warm alone?
14 For he has come out of prison to become king, even though he was born poor in his kingdom.
16 There is no end to all the people, to all who were before them, and even the ones who will come later will not be happy with him, for this too is vanity and striving after wind.
10 He who loves money will not be satisfied with money, nor he who loves abundance with its income. This too is vanity.
16 This also is a grievous evil -exactly as a man is born, thus will he die. So what is the advantage to him who toils for the wind? 17 Throughout his life he also eats in darkness with great vexation, sickness and anger.
19 Furthermore, as for every man to whom God has given riches and wealth, He has also empowered him to eat from them and to receive his reward and rejoice in his labor; this is the gift of God.
3 If a man fathers a hundred children and lives many years, however many they be, but his soul is not satisfied with good things and he does not even have a proper burial, then I say, "Better the miscarriage than he,
7 All a man's labor is for his mouth and yet the appetite is not satisfied.
9 What the eyes see is better than what the soul desires. This too is futility and a striving after wind.
6 For as the crackling of thorn bushes under a pot, So is the laughter of the fool; And this too is futility.
18 It is good that you grasp one thing and also not let go of the other; for the one who fears God comes forth with both of them.
21 Also, do not take seriously all words which are spoken, so that you will not hear your servant cursing you. 22 For you also have realized that you likewise have many times cursed others.
10 So then, I have seen the wicked buried, those who used to go in and out from the holy place, and they are soon forgotten in the city where they did thus. This too is futility.
12 Although a sinner does evil a hundred times and may lengthen his life, still I know that it will be well for those who fear God, who fear Him openly .
14 There is futility which is done on the earth, that is, there are righteous men to whom it happens according to the deeds of the wicked. On the other hand, there are evil men to whom it happens according to the deeds of the righteous. I say that this too is futility.
16 When I gave my heart to know wisdom and to see the task which has been done on the earth (even though one should never sleep day or night ),
1 For I have taken all this to my heart and explain it that righteous men, wise men, and their deeds are in the hand of God. Man does not know whether it will be love or hatred; anything awaits him.
3 This is an evil in all that is done under the sun, that there is one fate for all men. Furthermore, the hearts of the sons of men are full of evil and insanity is in their hearts throughout their lives. Afterwards they go to the dead.
6 Indeed their love, their hate and their zeal have already perished, and they will no longer have a share in all that is done under the sun.
11 I again saw under the sun that the race is not to the swift and the battle is not to the warriors, and neither is bread to the wise nor wealth to the discerning nor favor to men of ability; for time and chance overtake them all. 12 Moreover , man does not know his time: like fish caught in a treacherous net and birds trapped in a snare, so the sons of men are ensnared at an evil time when it suddenly falls on them. 13 Also this I came to see as wisdom under the sun, and it impressed me.
3 Even when the fool walks along the road, his sense is lacking and he demonstrates to everyone that he is a fool.
20 Furthermore, in your bedchamber do not curse a king, and in your sleeping rooms do not curse a rich man, for a bird of the heavens will carry the sound and the winged creature will make the matter known.
2 Divide your portion to seven, or even to eight, for you do not know what misfortune may occur on the earth.
5 Furthermore, men are afraid of a high place and of terrors on the road; the almond tree blossoms, the grasshopper drags himself along, and the caperberry is ineffective. For man goes to his eternal home while mourners go about in the street.
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