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" 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 favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. "
Ezra to Malachi - Page 100
1815
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The Four Last Things, Death, Judgment, Heaven and Hell: Practically ...

William Bates - Eschatology - 1838 - 430 pages
...the observation of the wisest man ; ' I returned and saw undei the sun, that the nice is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong ; neither yet...to men of skill, but time and chance happeneth to all.' Indeed such is the order of divine providence in the world, that there must be different conditions...
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The holy Bible, with a comm. arranged in lectures, by C. Girdlestone, Volume 3

Charles Girdlestone - 1842
...exertions, and the continuance of our enjoyments, are liable to many casualties. It is often to be seen, " under the sun. that the race is not to the swift,...skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all." That is to say, all depend upon convenient opportunity, all are affected by circumstances so numerous,...
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The Works of Nathanael Emmons, D.D.: With a Memoir of His Life ..., Volume 3

Nathanael Emmons - Sermons - 1842
...as continually liable to be disappointed in their most sanguine hopes, expectations and pursuits. " I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all." And he subjoins the text, that...
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The Works of Nathanael Emmons: With a Memoir of His Life, Volume 3

Nathanael Emmons - Theology - 1842
...as continually liable to be disappointed in their most sanguine hopes, expectations and pursuits. " I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all." And he subjoins the text, that...
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The British commentary on the holy Gospels: compiled chiefly from the ...

Joseph Esmond Riddle - Bible - 1843 - 780 pages
...mankind. Go where you will, you may with him also see under the sun, that " the race is uot to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread...skill : but time and chance happeneth to them all," Eccles. ix. 11, and to all alike. Almighty God seemeth to scatter as it were the things of this world...
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Scriptural musings

Augusta M. Wicks - 1845 - 16 pages
...for their children;" but that they found too quickly the words of the wise man to be undeniable, " I returned and saw under the sun that the race is...skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all." They will teach the Young that riches make unto themselves wings and fly away, and that however much...
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The Holy Bible, Containing the New and Old Testaments Translated Out of the ...

1845 - 691 pages
...for there is no work, nordevice, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest. .11 * Baalim. 11 And the LORD said unto the children of Israel, Did vet favour to men of skill ; but time und chance happeneth to them all. 12 For man also knoweth not...
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The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments (according ..., Volume 3

Joseph Benson - Bible - 1846
...AM 3027. nor device, nor knowledge, nor wis- B C" 97T" dom, in the grave, whither thou goest 11 IT • Himself invented first the shining share, And...handicrafts and arts ordain ; Nor suffer'd sloth to rust his h man also knoweth not his time : as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that...
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The holy Bible, the authorized version, with emendations [by J.T. Conquest ...

John Tricker Conquest - 1846
...the grave, whither thou сое et 1 1 I RETURNED, and saw under the sun, that tbe race is not to the let nothing of it remain until the morning; and that...boneoflt ye shall not break. And thus shall ye eat it ; For man also knowoth not hie time: 12 аз the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds...
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The National Preacher, Volumes 23-24

Religion - 1849
...princes walking as servants upon the earth." (He would see it now, if he were alive.) (ix. 11) — "I returned and SAW under the sun, that the race is...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill, but time and chance happeneth to them all." (He knew no better. He thought so...
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