Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree.
Until I went into the sanctuary of God; then understood I their end.
You carry them away as with a flood; they are like a sleep: in the morning they are like grass which grows up.
When the wicked spring as the grass, and when all the workers of iniquity do flourish; it is that they shall be destroyed forever:
Let them all be confounded and turned back that hate Zion.
That the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment?
But the rich, in that he is made low: because as the flower of the grass he shall pass away.
1 Peter 1:24
For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withers, and the flower thereof falls away: