Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The hope of the righteous [is] gladness, but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
An evil man is thrust down in his evil-doing, but a righteous man has hope in his death.
The enemy said, I will pursue, I will overtake, I will divide the spoil, my desire shall be satisfied upon them. I will draw my sword, my hand shall destroy them.
So are the paths of all who forget God. And the hope of the profane man shall perish,
But the eyes of the wicked shall fail, and they shall have no way to flee. And their hope shall be the giving up of the spirit.
His breath goes forth, he returns to his earth. In that very day his thoughts perish.
Will thou yet say before him who slays thee, I am God? But thou are man, and not God, in the hand of him who wounds thee.
And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou have many goods laid up for many years. Take thine ease, eat, drink, be merry.