Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
With aged men is wisdom, in length of days understanding.
With us are both the gray-headed and the very aged men, much elder than your father.
Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite answered, "I am young, and you are very old; Therefore I held back, and did not dare show you my opinion.
For ask now of the days that are past, which were before you, since the day that God created man on the earth, and from the one end of the sky to the other, whether there has been anything as this great thing is, or has been heard like it?
Remember the days of old. Consider the years of many generations. Ask your father, and he will show you; your elders, and they will tell you.
We have heard with our ears, God; our fathers have told us, what work you did in their days, in the days of old.
which we have heard and known, and our fathers have told us.
The living, the living, he shall praise you, as I do this day. The father shall make known your truth to the children.
For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that through patience and through encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.
1 Corinthians 10:11
Now all these things happened to them by way of example, and they were written for our admonition, on whom the ends of the ages have come.