which my soul yet seeks, but I find not: one man among a thousand I have found, but a woman among all those I have not found.
If there is a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to show unto man his uprightness;
But King Solomon loved many strange women, together with the daughter of Pharaoh, women of the Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Zidonians, and Hittites,
Help, LORD; for the merciful man ceases, for the faithful fail from among the children of men.
All this I have proved by wisdom: I said, I will be wise, but it was far from me.
With my soul I desire thee in the night; yea, even as long as the spirit is within me I will seek thee early: for as long as thy judgments are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world learn righteousness.