Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For there is no remembrance of the wise more than of the fool for ever; seeing that which now is in the days to come shall all be forgotten. And how dieth the wise man? as the fool.

Bible References

There is

Ecclesiastes 1:11
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.
Exodus 1:6
Joseph died, and all his brothers and all that generation.
Psalm 88:12
Will Your wonders be made known in the darkness? And Your righteousness in the land of forgetfulness?
Psalm 103:16
When the wind has passed over it, it is no more, And its place acknowledges it no longer.
Malachi 3:16
Then those who feared the LORD spoke to one another, and the LORD gave attention and heard it, and a book of remembrance was written before Him for those who fear the LORD and who esteem His name.

How

Ecclesiastes 6:8
For what advantage does the wise man have over the fool? What advantage does the poor man have, knowing how to walk before the living?
2 Samuel 3:33
The king chanted a lament for Abner and said, "Should Abner die as a fool dies?
Psalm 49:10
For he sees that even wise men die; The stupid and the senseless alike perish And leave their wealth to others.
Hebrews 9:27
And inasmuch as it is appointed for men to die once and after this comes judgment,