Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: in the morning they are like grass which groweth up.
They are passed away as the swift ships, as the eagle that swoops on the prey.
Who were snatched away before their time, whose foundation was poured out as a stream,
Terrors overtake him like waters. A tempest steals him away in the night.
now therefore, behold, LORD brings up upon them the waters of the River, strong and many, [even] the king of Assyria and all his glory. And it shall come up over all its channels, and go over all its banks,
Who is this that rises up like the Nile, whose waters toss themselves like the rivers?
As a sleep
As a dream from awakening, O LORD, when thou waken, thou will despise their form.
And the multitude of all the nations that fight against Ariel, even all that fight against her and her stronghold, and that distress her, shall be as a dream, a vision of the night.
As for man, his days are as grass, as a flower of the field, so he flourishes.
The voice said, Cry. And he said, What shall I cry? All flesh is grass, and all the goodliness of it is as the flower of the field.
but the rich in his lowliness, because as a flower of grass he will pass away.
1 Peter 1:24
Because all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as a flower of grass. The grass withers, and the flower of it falls away,
For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb.