1 Samuel 2:9
He will keep the feet of his holy ones, but the wicked shall be put to silence in darkness; for no man shall prevail by strength.
He doesn't delight in the strength of the horse. He takes no pleasure in the legs of a man.
There is no king saved by the multitude of an army. A mighty man is not delivered by great strength.
Would your wealth sustain you in distress, or all the might of your strength?
I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill; but time and chance happen to them all.
Then I said, "Wisdom is better than strength." Nevertheless the poor man's wisdom is despised, and his words are not heard.
Then he sweeps by like the wind, and goes on. He is indeed guilty, whose strength is his god."
lest strangers feast on your wealth, and your labors enrich another man's house.
1 Samuel 2:31
Behold, the days come, that I will cut off your arm, and the arm of your father's house, that there shall not be an old man in your house.
For Yahweh has ransomed Jacob, and redeemed him from the hand of him who was stronger than he.
I will seek that which was lost, and will bring back that which was driven away, and will bind up that which was broken, and will strengthen that which was sick: but the fat and the strong I will destroy; I will feed them in justice.
Therefore I will bring the worst of the nations, and they shall possess their houses: I will also make the pride of the strong to cease; and their holy places shall be profaned.
Or how can one enter into the house of the strong man, and plunder his goods, unless he first bind the strong man? Then he will plunder his house.
But no one can enter into the house of the strong man to plunder, unless he first binds the strong man; and then he will plunder his house.
But when someone stronger attacks him and overcomes him, he takes from him his whole armor in which he trusted, and divides his spoils.
Flight will perish from the swift; and the strong won't strengthen his force; neither shall the mighty deliver himself;