Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I will make of thee a great nation, and bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing.
And I will make thy seed as the dust of the earth, so that if any one can number the dust of the earth, thy seed also will be numbered.
Hope deferred maketh the heart sick; but the desire that cometh to pass is a tree of life.
Righteous art thou, Jehovah, when I plead with thee; yet will I speak with thee of thy judgments. Wherefore doth the way of the wicked prosper? wherefore are all they at ease that deal very treacherously?
Cast not away therefore your confidence, which has great recompense.
and thus, having had long patience, he got the promise.