Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
His breath goeth forth, he returneth to his earth; in that very day his thoughts perish.
Thou hidest thy face, they are troubled; thou takest away their breath, they expire and return to their dust.
And Jehovah Elohim formed Man, dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and Man became a living soul.
For I, behold, I bring a flood of waters on the earth, to destroy all flesh under the heavens in which is the breath of life: everything that is on the earth shall expire.
But a man dieth, and is prostrate; yea, man expireth, and where is he?
My breath is corrupt, my days are extinct, the graves are mine.
All the while my breath is in me, and the spirit of +God is in my nostrils,
but hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of the heavens; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou and thy nobles, thy wives and thy concubines, have drunk wine in them; and thou hast praised the gods of silver and gold, of brass, iron, wood, and stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know; and the God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy ways, hast thou not glorified:
Thou makest mortal man to return to dust, and sayest, Return, children of men.
In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, until thou return to the ground: for out of it wast thou taken. For dust thou art; and unto dust shalt thou return.
and the dust return to the earth as it was, and the spirit return unto God who gave it.
His sons come to honour, and he knoweth it not; and they are brought low, and he perceiveth it not.
My days are past, my purposes are broken off, the cherished thoughts of my heart.
Cease ye from man, whose breath is in his nostrils; for what account is to be made of him?
The breath of our nostrils, the anointed of Jehovah, was taken in their pits; of whom we said, Under his shadow we shall live among the nations.
1 Corinthians 2:6
But we speak wisdom among the perfect; but wisdom not of this world, nor of the rulers of this world, who come to nought.
When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish; and the hope of evil men perisheth.