Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Seeing his days are determined, The number of his months is with thee, And thou hast appointed his bounds that he cannot pass;
The clods of the valley shall be sweet unto him, And all men shall draw after him, As there were innumerable before him.
in the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken: for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return.
2 Samuel 14:14
For we must needs die, and are as water split on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again; neither doth God take away life, but deviseth means, that he that is banished be not an outcast from him.
There is no man that hath power over the spirit to retain the spirit; neither hath he power over the day of death; and there is no discharge in war: neither shall wickedness deliver him that is given to it.
For the living know that they shall die: but the dead know not anything, neither have they any more a reward; for the memory of them is forgotten.
yea, they shall be afraid of that which is high, and terrors'shall be in the way; and the almond-tree shall blossom, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire shall fail; because man goeth to his everlasting home, and the mourners go about the streets:
And inasmuch as it is appointed unto men once to die, and after this cometh judgment;