Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Man that is in honour, and understandeth not, is like the beasts that perish.

Understandeth

Bible References

Man

Psalm 49:12
But man in his pomp will not endure;
He is like the beasts that perish.
Esther 5:11
Then Haman recounted to them the glory of his riches, and the number of his sons, and every instance where the king had magnified him and how he had promoted him above the princes and servants of the king.
Esther 7:10
So they hanged Haman on the gallows which he had prepared for Mordecai, and the king’s anger subsided.

Understandeth

Job 4:21
‘Is not their tent-cord plucked up within them?
They die, yet without wisdom.’

Is like

Psalm 73:18
Surely You set them in slippery places;
You cast them down to destruction.
Ecclesiastes 3:18
I said to myself concerning the sons of men, “God has surely tested them in order for them to see that they are but beasts.”