Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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

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Ecclesiastes 1:11
There is no remembrance of the former [things], nor shall there be any remembrance of the latter that are to come, among those who shall come after.
Exodus 1:6
And Joseph died, and all his brothers, and all that generation.
Psalm 88:12
Shall thy wonders be known in the dark, and thy righteousness in the land of forgetfulness?
Psalm 103:16
For the wind passes over it, and it is gone, and the place thereof shall know it no more.
Malachi 3:16
Then those who feared LORD spoke one with another, and LORD hearkened, and heard, and a book of remembrance was written before him, for those who feared LORD, and who thought upon his name.


Ecclesiastes 6:8
For what advantage has the wise man more than the fool? What has the poor man, who knows how to walk before the living?
2 Samuel 3:33
And the king lamented for Abner, and said, Should Abner die as a fool dies?
Psalm 49:10
For he shall see it. Wise men die. The fool and the brutish alike perish, and leave their wealth to others.
Hebrews 9:27
And inasmuch as it is reserved to men once to die, and after this, judgment,