Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For when he dies he shall carry nothing away. His glory shall not descend after him.
from men by your hand, LORD, from men of the world, whose portion is in this life. You fill the belly of your cherished ones. Your sons have plenty, and they store up wealth for their children.
"Surely every man walks like a shadow. Surely they busy themselves in vain. He heaps up, and doesn't know who shall gather.
Riches do not profit in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death.
I hated all my labor in which I labored under the sun, seeing that I must leave it to the man who comes after me.
There is a grievous evil which I have seen under the sun: wealth kept by its owner to his harm.
As the partridge that sits on eggs which she has not laid, so is he who gets riches, and not by right; in the midst of his days they shall leave him, and at his end he shall be a fool."
"But God said to him, 'You foolish one, tonight your soul is required of you. The things which you have prepared?whose will they be?'
1 Timothy 6:6
But godliness with contentment is great gain.
The LORD knows the thoughts of man, that they are futile.