Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But the man of wealth, that he is made low; because like the flower of the grass he will come to his end.
My days go quicker than the cloth-worker's thread, and come to an end without hope.
My days go quicker than a post-runner: they go in flight, they see no good.
As for man, the son of woman, his days are short and full of trouble.
You have made my days no longer than a hand's measure; and my years are nothing in your eyes; truly, every man is but a breath. (Selah.)
See how short my time is; why have you made all men for no purpose?
My resting-place is pulled up and taken away from me like a herdsman's tent: my life is rolled up like a linen-worker's thread; I am cut off from the cloth on the frame: from day even to night you give me up to pain.
1 Peter 1:24
For it is said, All flesh is like grass, and all its glory like the flower of the grass. The grass becomes dry and the flower dead:
1 Peter 4:7
But the end of all things is near: so be serious in your behaviour and keep on the watch with prayer;
1 John 2:17
And the world and its desires is coming to an end: but he who does God's pleasure is living for ever.