Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But it shall not be well with the wicked, neither shall he prolong his days, which are as a shadow; because he feareth not before God.
Yea, the light of the wicked shall be put out, And the spark of his fire shall not shine.
That the triumphing of the wicked is short, And the joy of the godless but for a moment?
That the evil man is reserved to the day of calamity? That they are led forth to the day of wrath?
Jehovah trieth the righteous; But the wicked and him that loveth violence his soul hateth.
There is no peace, saith my God, to the wicked.
Then shall ye return and discern between the righteous and the wicked, between him that serveth God and him that serveth him not.
So shall it be in the end of the world: the angels shall come forth, and sever the wicked from among the righteous,
and shall come forth; they that have done good, unto the resurrection of life; and they that have done evil, unto the resurrection of judgment.
For who knoweth what is good for man in his life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow? for who can tell a man what shall be after him under the sun?
My days are swifter than a weaver's shuttle, And are spent without hope.
He cometh forth like a flower, and is cut down: He fleeth also as a shadow, and continueth not.
Behold, thou hast made my days as handbreadths; And my life-time is as nothing before thee: Surely every man at his best estate is altogether vanity. Selah
Man is like to vanity: His days are as a shadow that passeth away.
whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow. What is your life? For ye are a vapor, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.