Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But this I say, brethren, the time is short: it remaineth, that both they that have wives be as though they had none;
Man, that is born of a woman, Is of few days, and full of trouble.
Jehovah, make me to know mine end, And the measure of my days, what it is; Let me know how frail I am.
Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: In the morning they are like grass which groweth up.
As for man, his days are as grass; As a flower of the field, so he flourisheth.
For who knoweth what is good for man in his life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow? for who can tell a man what shall be after him under the sun?
Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might; for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in Sheol, whither thou goest.
And this, knowing the season, that already it is time for you to awake out of sleep: for now is salvation nearer to us than when we first believed.
Let us therefore go forth unto him without the camp, bearing his reproach.
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things is at hand: be ye therefore of sound mind, and be sober unto prayer:
2 Peter 3:8
But forget not this one thing, beloved, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand years as one day.
1 John 2:17
And the world passeth away, and the lust thereof: but he that doeth the will of God abideth for ever.
and the dust returneth to the earth as it was, and the spirit returneth unto God who gave it.
Behold, Jehovah maketh the earth empty, and maketh it waste, and turneth it upside down, and scattereth abroad the inhabitants thereof.
The voice of one saying, Cry. And one said, What shall I cry? All flesh is grass, and all the goodliness thereof is as the flower of the field.
Come now, ye that say, To-day or to-morrow we will go into this city, and spend a year there, and trade, and get gain:
1 Peter 1:24
For, All flesh is as grass, And all the glory thereof as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower falleth: