It's better to attend a funeral than to attend a banquet, for everyone dies eventually, and the living will take this to heart.
I know that you're about to kill me, so I'm about to go to the house that's appointed for all the living."
The unimportant and the important are both there, and the servant is free from his master.
Indeed, he will see wise people die; the stupid and the senseless will meet their doom and leave their wealth to others.
For neither the wise nor the fool will be long remembered, since in days to come everything will be forgotten. The wise man dies the same way as the fool, does he not?
Such persons will die in their full vigor, completely prosperous and secure.
What valiant man can live and not see death? Who can deliver himself from the power of Sheol. Interlude
Even if he lives a thousand years twice over without experiencing the best aren't all of them going to the same place?
Pharaoh got up during the night, he, all his officials, and all the Egyptians, and there was loud wailing in Egypt, because there was not a house without someone dead in it.