Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I am this day fourscore years old: and can I discern between good and evil? can thy servant taste what I eat or what I drink? can I hear any more the voice of singing men and singing women? wherefore then should thy servant be yet a burden unto my lord the king?
Can i discern
Is there, in my tongue, perversity? Or can, my sense, not discern, engulfing ruin?
Doth not, the ear, try, words? even as, the palate, tasteth for itself, food?
But, to such as are mature, pertaineth, the strong food, to them who, by reason of habit, have their organs of perception well trained for discriminating both good and evil.
1 Peter 2:3
If ye have tasted for yourselves that, gracious, is the Lord, -
Yet remember thy Creator, in the days of thy vigour, - or ever come in, the days of discomfort, and the years arrive, in which thou shalt say - I have, in them, no pleasure;
besides, their men-servants and their maid-servants who were these, seven thousand three hundred and thirty-seven, - and there pertained to them, singing men and singing women, two hundred:
besides, their men-servants and maid-servants, were these, seven thousand, three hundred, and thirty-seven, - and, to them, pertained, singing-men and singing-women, two hundred, and forty-five:
And Pharaoh's daughter said to her - Go. So the maid went, and called the mother of the child.
But if the household be too small for a lamb, then shall he and his neighbour that is near unto his house take one, according to the number of souls, - each man according to his eating, shall ye number for the lamb.
2 Samuel 13:25
And the king said unto Absolom - Nay! my son, do not, I pray thee, let us all go, lest we be burdensome upon thee. And, though he urged him, he would not go, but blessed him.
2 Samuel 15:33
And David said unto him, - If thou pass over with me, then shalt thou become unto me, a burden;