Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As a snail which melteth, let every one of them pass away: like the untimely birth of a woman, that they may not see the sun.
Resh I have seen the wicked in great power and spreading himself like a green bay tree.
The heaven and the earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away.
and he who is rich, in his low status, because as the flower of the grass he shall pass away.
Or, why was I not hidden as an untimely birth, as infants who never saw light?
If a man begets a hundred sons and lives many years so that the days of his years are many, if his soul is not filled with good and also that he have no burial; I say that an aborted birth is better than he.
I should have been as though I had not been; I should have been carried from the womb to the grave.