Don't you fear me?' says Yahweh 'Won't you tremble at my presence, who have placed the sand for the bound of the sea, by a perpetual decree, that it can't pass it? and though its waves toss themselves, yet they can't prevail; though they roar, yet they can't pass over it.'
He looked this way and that way, and when he saw that there was no one, he killed the Egyptian, and hid him in the sand.
Everyone who hears these words of mine, and doesn't do them will be like a foolish man, who built his house on the sand.
Then I stood on the sand of the sea. I saw a beast coming up out of the sea, having ten horns and seven heads. On his horns were ten crowns, and on his heads, blasphemous names.
Fraudulent food is sweet to a man, but afterwards his mouth is filled with gravel.
He has also broken my teeth with gravel stones; he has covered me with ashes.
For now it would be heavier than the sand of the seas, therefore have my words been rash.
A stone is heavy, and sand is a burden; but a fool's provocation is heavier than both.
All of them come for violence. Their hordes face the desert. He gathers prisoners like sand.
that I will bless you greatly, and I will multiply your seed greatly like the stars of the heavens, and like the sand which is on the seashore. Your seed will possess the gate of his enemies.
You said, 'I will surely do you good, and make your seed as the sand of the sea, which can't be numbered because there are so many.'"
your seed also had been as the sand, and the offspring of your body like its grains: his name would not be cut off nor destroyed from before me.
Therefore as many as the stars of the sky in multitude, and as innumerable as the sand which is by the sea shore, were fathered by one man, and him as good as dead.
1 Kings 4:20
Judah and Israel were many as the sand which is by the sea in multitude, eating and drinking and making merry.
As the army of the sky can't be numbered, neither the sand of the sea measured; so will I multiply the seed of David my servant, and the Levites who minister to me.
For though your people, Israel, are like the sand of the sea, only a remnant of them will return. A destruction is determined, overflowing with righteousness.
Yet the number of the children of Israel will be as the sand of the sea, which can't be measured nor numbered; and it will come to pass that, in the place where it was said to them, 'You are not my people,' they will be called 'sons of the living God.'
and he will come out to deceive the nations which are in the four corners of the earth, Gog and Magog, to gather them together to the war; the number of whom is as the sand of the sea.
They went out, they and all their armies with them, many people, even as the sand that is on the seashore in multitude, with very many horses and chariots.
1 Samuel 13:5
The Philistines assembled themselves together to fight with Israel, thirty thousand chariots, and six thousand horsemen, and people as the sand which is on the seashore in multitude: and they came up, and encamped in Michmash, eastward of Beth Aven.
The Midianites and the Amalekites and all the children of the east lay along in the valley like locusts for multitude; and their camels were without number, as the sand which is on the seashore for multitude.
He rained also flesh on them as the dust; winged birds as the sand of the seas.
Joseph laid up grain as the sand of the sea, very much, until he stopped counting, for it was without number.
1 Kings 4:29
God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and very great understanding, even as the sand that is on the seashore.
Then I said, 'I shall die in my own house, I shall number my days as the sand.