Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then I said, I shall die in my nest, and I shall multiply my days as the sand.

Bible References

I shall die

Psalm 30:6
And in my prosperity I said, I shall never be moved.
Jeremiah 22:23
Thou didst inhabit Lebanon, thou didst make thy nest in the cedars. How shalt thou cry out when pangs come upon thee, the pain as of a woman in travail!
Jeremiah 49:16
Thy arrogance has deceived thee, and the pride of thine heart, O thou that dost dwell in the clefts of the rock, that dost hold the height of the mountain: though thou should make thy nest as high as the eagle, I will bring thee down from there, said the LORD.
Obadiah 1:4
Though thou exalt thyself as the eagle and though thou set thy nest among the stars, from there I will bring thee down, said the LORD.
Habakkuk 2:9
Woe to him that covets ill-gotten gain by violence for his house that he may set his nest on high, that he may escape from the power of evil!

Multiply

Job 5:26
Thou shalt come to thy grave in a full age, like a shock of wheat that is gathered in its season.
Job 42:16
After this Job lived one hundred and forty years, and saw his sons, and his sons' sons, even four generations.
Psalm 91:16
With long life I will satisfy him and show him my saving health.

As the sand

Genesis 32:12
And thou hast said, I will surely do thee good and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.
Genesis 41:49
And Joseph gathered wheat as the sand of the sea, very much, until he left off numbering; for it was without number.