10 Then I saw the wicked buried. 2:10 portion in life and in your toil at which you toil under the sun. 11 Then I considered all that my hands had done and the toil I had expended in doing it , and behold , all was o … 9 But all this I laid to heart, examining it all, (A)how the righteous and the wise and their deeds are (B)in the hand of God. 14 yIn the day of prosperity be joyful, and in the day of adversity consider: God has made the one as well as the other, zso that man may not find out anything that will be after him. 10 c Do not slander a servant to his master, d lest he curse you, and you be held guilty. A man's wisdom makes his face shine, and the hardness of his face is changed. 6 Their love and their hate and their envy have already perished, and forever they have no more share in all that is done under the sun. 7  hA good name is better than precious ointment. 6 Their love and their hate and their envy have already perished, and forever they have no more share in all that is done under the sun. All that comes is pvanity.2. 10 And whatever my eyes desired I did not keep from them . in the place where the tree falls, there it will lie. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. And who knows the interpretation of a thing? 5 As you do not know the way (BJ)the spirit comes to (BK)the bones in the womb[g] of a woman with child, so you do not know the work of God who makes everything. 4 For the word of the king is supreme, and dwho may say to him, “What are you doing?” 6:18, 19], Ps. 17  Happy are you, O land, when your king is the son of the nobility. Bible Language English. 9 But all this I laid to heart, examining it all, chow the righteous and the wise and their deeds are din the hand of God. 13 I have also seen this example of wisdom under the sun, and it seemed great to me. 10:42; Luke 14:14; 2 Cor. 19 iWisdom gives strength to the wise man more than ten rulers who are in a city. 3:20; Job 34:15, [Job 34:14; Isa. 12  For the protection of wisdom is like uthe protection of money. But woe to him who is alone when he falls and has not another to lift him up! 10  If the iron is blunt, and one does not sharpen the edge. He who pleases God escapes her, but tthe sinner is taken by her. ch. 90:3; 103:14; See ch. As the good one is, so is the sinner, and he who (E)swears is as he who shuns an oath. 10 Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with your might, c for there is no work or thought or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol, to which you are going. Do not take your stand in an evil cause, for he does whatever he pleases. Ecclesiastes 9:1 But all this I laid to heart, examining it all, how the righteous and the wise and their deeds are in the hand of God. 9 So I became great and l surpassed all who were before me in Jerusalem. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. and your princes feast at the proper time. Version. and he isays to everyone that he is a fool. 1 But all this I laid to heart, examining it all, [c] [Ecclesiastes 8:14] how the righteous and the wise and their deeds are [d] Deuteronomy 33:3 in the hand of God. 11:9; Job 19:29; Matt. 16 (AY)Woe to you, O land, when your king is a child,    and your princes feast in the morning!17 Happy are you, O land, when your king is the son of the nobility,    and your princes feast at the proper time,    for strength, and not for (AZ)drunkenness!18 Through sloth the roof sinks in,    and through indolence the house leaks.19 Bread is made for laughter,    and (BA)wine gladdens life,    and (BB)money answers everything.20 Even in your thoughts, (BC)do not curse the king,    nor in your (BD)bedroom curse the rich,for a bird of the air will carry your voice,    or some winged creature tell the matter. Ecclesiastes 9 Death Comes to All. but are not washed of their filth. 31:12; 88:5, 12; Isa. 24 That which has been is far off, and ndeep, very deep; owho can find it out? 15 In my avain3 life I have seen everything. ESV: English Standard Version 2016 . I said that this also is vanity. 10 Remove vexation from your heart, and u put away pain 3 from your body, for youth and the dawn of life are vanity. Whether it is … 15 But there was found in it (Y)a poor, wise man, and he by his (Z)wisdom delivered the city. ESV: English Standard Version 2016 . Whether it is love or hate, man does not know; both are before him. Listen to Ecclesiastes 9 using the ESV Bible online. 10 Dead flies make (AF)the perfumer's ointment give off a stench;    so a little folly outweighs wisdom and honor.2 (AG)A wise man's heart inclines him to the right,    but a fool's heart to the left.3 Even when the fool walks on the road, he lacks sense,    and he (AH)says to everyone that he is a fool.4 If the anger of the ruler rises against you, (AI)do not leave your place,    (AJ)for calmness[d] will lay great offenses to rest. 6:10], [Ps. 9 1 But all this I laid to heart, examining it all, how the righteous and the wise and their deeds are in the hand of God. Like fish that are taken in an evil net, and (W)like birds that are caught in a snare, so the children of man are (X)snared at an evil time, when it suddenly falls upon them. 12:1]; See Gen. 2:7, ch. and he who regards the clouds will not reap. Ecclesiastes 1:13 The Hebrew term denotes the center of one's inner life, including mind, will, and emotions; Ecclesiastes 1:14 The Hebrew term hebel can refer to a “vapor” or “mere breath” (see note on 1:2) Ecclesiastes 1:14 Or a feeding on wind; compare Hosea 12:1 (also in Ecclesiastes 1:17; 2:11, 17, 26; 4:4, 6, 16; 6:9) and say, a “Who is the L ord?” or lest I be poor and steal. 17 The words of the wise heard in (AC)quiet are better than the shouting of a ruler among fools. 4 But he who is joined with all the living has hope, for a living dog is better than a dead lion. 6:9, 10; Heb. But know that for all these things t God will bring you into judgment. Whether it is love or hate, man does not know; both are before him. Of making (CU)many books there is no end, and (CV)much study is a weariness of the flesh. 8  Better is the end of a thing than its beginning. 29 See, this alone I found, that xGod made man upright, but ythey have sought out many schemes. 26:14, [Prov. 12 Remember also your Creator in (BU)the days of your youth, before (BV)the evil days come and the years draw near of which (BW)you will say, “I have no pleasure in them”; 2 before (BX)the sun and the light and the moon and the stars are darkened and the clouds return after the rain, 3 in the day when the keepers of the house tremble, and the strong men are bent, and the grinders cease because they are few, and (BY)those who look through the windows are dimmed, 4 and (BZ)the doors on the street are shut—when (CA)the sound of the grinding is low, and one rises up at the sound of a bird, and all (CB)the daughters of song are brought low— 5 they are afraid also of what is high, and (CC)terrors are in the way; the almond tree blossoms, the grasshopper drags itself along,[j] and desire fails, because man is going to his (CD)eternal (CE)home, and the (CF)mourners go about the streets— 6 before the silver cord is snapped, or (CG)the golden bowl is broken, or the pitcher is (CH)shattered at the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern, 7 and (CI)the dust returns to the earth as it was, and (CJ)the spirit returns to God (CK)who gave it. Ecclesiastes 9 - ESV: But all this I laid to heart, examining it all, how the righteous and the wise and their deeds are in the hand of God. 6  mFor as the crackling of nthorns under a pot. 2  hA wise man’s heart inclines him to the right. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. 7 Go, keat your bread with joy, and drink your wine with a merry heart, for God has already approved what you do. 9 kAll this I observed while applying my heart to all that is done under the sun, when man had power over man to his hurt. b and profane the name of my God. and athe hardness of his face is changed. Why should you destroy yourself? 18 eWisdom is better than weapons of war, but fone sinner destroys much good. 20  Even in your thoughts, ddo not curse the king. 10 Remove vexation from your heart, and uput away pain3 from your body, for youth and the dawn of life are vanity. ESV: English Standard Version 2016 Septuagint, Syriac, Vulgate; Hebrew lacks, Some Hebrew manuscripts, Targum; most Hebrew manuscripts. 9 What has been is what will be, and what has been done is what will be done, and there is nothing new under the sun. and do not bless their mothers. Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 ESV. 8 (CL)Vanity[k] of vanities, says (CM)the Preacher; all is vanity. 12:13; Hos. In Context Parallel Compare 2  It is better to go to the house of mourning. 16 Be not overly righteous, and do not dmake yourself too wise. and if a tree falls to the south or to the north. 4  The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning. 10 For if they fall, one will lift up his fellow. Let not moil be lacking on your head. As זה, Ecclesiastes 9:1, points to the asher following, in which it unfolds itself, so here to the ki following. 27 Behold, this is what I found, says uthe Preacher, while adding one thing to another to find the scheme of things— vOne man among a thousand I found, but wa woman among all these I have not found. Ecclesiastes 9:16 ESV But I say that wisdom is better than might, though the poor man’s wisdom is despised and his words are not heard. 14 There is a vanity that takes place on earth, that there are righteous people uto whom it happens according to the deeds of the wicked, and there are wicked people vto whom it happens according to the deeds of the righteous. 2 eIt is the same for all, since fthe same event happens to the righteous and the wicked, to the good and the evil,1 to the clean and the unclean, to him who sacrifices and him who does not sacrifice. mI said, “I will be wise,” but it was far from me. 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