Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree.
Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away.
But the rich, in that he is made low: because as the flower of the grass he shall pass away.
Or as a hidden untimely birth, I had not been; as infants who never saw light.
If a man begets a hundred children, and lives many years, so that the days of his years are many, and his soul is not filled with good, and also that he has no burial; I say, that a stillborn birth is better than he.
I would have been as though I had not been; I would have been carried from the womb to the grave.