Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Then I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought, and on the labour that I had laboured to do : and behold, all was vanity and vexation of spirit, and there was no profit under the sun. "
A Scripture Account of the Faith and Practice of Christians: Consisting of ... - Page 453
by Hugh Gaston - 1807 - 506 pages
Full view - About this book

The Holy Bible: Containing the Old and New Testaments; Translated Out of the ...

1815 - 960 pages
...joy ; for my heart rejoiced in all my labour : and this was my portion of all my labour. 11 Then-I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought, and on the labour that I had laboured to dp : and, behoH, ull taai vanity and vexation of fpirit, and there -was no profit under the fun. It...
Full view - About this book

The Works of the British Poets: With Lives of the Authors, Volume 15

Ezekiel Sanford - 1819
...ver. 5. I made me pools of water, to water therewith the wood that bringeth forth trees, ver. 6. Then I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought,...vanity and vexation of spirit, and there was no profit under the sun, ver. 11. * I gat me men-singers, and women-singers, and the delights of the sons of...
Full view - About this book

The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated Out of the ...

1819 - 920 pages
...any joy ; for my heart rejoiced in all my labour: and this was my portion of all my labour. 1 1 Then the Philistine said, I defy the armies of Israel...Israel heard those words of the Philistine, they under the sun. 12 And 1 turned myself to behold wisdom, and madness, and folly : for what can the man...
Full view - About this book

A System of Revealed Religion ...

1819
...And whatsoever mine eyes desired, I kept not from them ; I withheld not mine heart from any joy. Then I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought,...to do ; and behold all was vanity and vexation of spiritd. It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine, nor for princes strong drink...
Full view - About this book

Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 1

John Aikin - 1820 - 807 pages
...the wood that bringeth forth trees." Ver. 6. " Then I looked on all the works that my hands bad od? Who for thy table feeils the wanton fawn, For...flowery lawn : Is it for thee the lark ascends and sin under the Sun." Ver. 11. " I gat me men-singers and women-singers, and the delights of the sons...
Full view - About this book

Select Works of the British Poets: With Biographical and Critical ..., Volume 4

John Aikin - 1821 - 807 pages
...made me pools of water, to water therewith the wood that bringeth forth trees." Ver. 6. " Then I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought,...vanity and vexation of spirit ; and there was no profit under the Sun." Ver. \ 1. " I gat me men-singers and women-singers, and the delights of the sons...
Full view - About this book

Retrospection: A Tale

Mrs. Taylor (Ann Martin) - 1821 - 230 pages
...like him, I got me servants and maidens, and I had silver and gold in abundance : but " when I had looked on all the works that my hands had wrought, and on the labour that I had laboured to do, behold all was vanity and vexation of spirit, and there was no profit under the sun ! therefore...
Full view - About this book

The British Poets: Including Translations ...

British poets - 1822
...Ver. 5. I made me pools of water, to water therewith the wood that bnngeth forth trees. Ver. 6. Then I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought,...vanity and vexation of spirit, and there was no profit under the sun. Ver. 11. I gat me men-singers, and women-singers, and the delights of the sons of men,...
Full view - About this book

The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine

1858
...the rainbow ; but they are dispersed by the lightest breeze. " I looked," says the royal Preacher, " on all the works that my hands had wrought, and on...vanity and vexation of spirit, and there was no profit under the sun." We thirst to quaff not only a pure and crystal stream of bliss, but an ever-running...
Full view - About this book

An Attempt to Illustrate the Book of Ecclesiastes

George Holden - 1822 - 180 pages
...this was my portion, the only thing that accrued to me, of all my labour, 1 l*that I looked and mused on all the works that my hands had wrought, and on the labour that I had laboured to do in expectation of obtaining happiness from luxury and selfindulgence; and, behold, all [was] vanity...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF