and saying, Sirs, why do ye these things? We also are men of like passions with you and preach unto you that ye should turn from these vanities unto the living God, who made the heaven and the earth and the sea and all the things that are therein,
I, even I, am he that comforts you. Who art thou that thou should be afraid of man that is mortal and of the son of man which shall be counted as stubble?
The grass withers, the flower fades because the spirit of the LORD blows upon it; surely the people is grass.
The voice that said, Cry. And I said, What shall I cry? All flesh is grass, and all the mercy thereof is as the open flower of the field:
Surely the sons of Adam are vanity, and the sons of nobles are a lie; to be laid in the balance, they are altogether lighter than vanity.
Man is like unto vanity; his days are as a shadow that passes away.
Put fear into them, O LORD: that the Gentiles may know themselves to be but men. Selah.
who are not born of blood, nor of the will of flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.
And ye my flock, the flock of my pasture, are men, and I am your God, said the Lord GOD.
How much less man, who is as a worm, and the son of man, who is also a worm?
But I am a worm, and no man; a reproach of men and despised of the people.