Oh that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end.
Oh that there were such a heart in them, that they would fear me, and keep my commandments always, that it might be well with them, and with their children forever.
You said, 'I shall be a mistress forever;' so that you did not lay these things to your heart, nor did you remember the latter end of it.
Her filthiness was in her skirts; she did not remember her latter end; therefore her fall was astonishing; she has no comforter. "Look, LORD, on my affliction, for the enemy has magnified himself."
Let them praise the LORD for his loving kindness, for his wonderful works to the children of men.
Whoever is wise will pay attention to these things. They will consider the loving kindnesses of the LORD.
What will you do in the day of visitation, and in the desolation which will come from afar? To whom will you flee for help? Where will you leave your wealth?
Oh that you had listened to my commandments. Then your peace would have been like a river, and your righteousness like the waves of the sea:
The prophets prophesy falsely, and the priests rule by their own authority; and my people love to have it so. What will you do in the end of it?
As the partridge that sits on eggs which she has not laid, so is he who gets riches, and not by right; in the midst of his days they shall leave him, and at his end he shall be a fool."
Who is wise, that he may understand these things? Who is prudent, that he may know them? For the ways of the LORD are right, and the righteous walk in them; But the rebellious stumble in them.
"But God said to him, 'You foolish one, tonight your soul is required of you. The things which you have prepared?whose will they be?'
"Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, living in luxury every day.
When he drew near, he saw the city and wept over it,