New Living Translation
but their fame will not last. They will die, just like animals.
King James Bible
Nevertheless man being in honour abideth not: he is like the beasts that perish.
Darby Bible Translation
Nevertheless, man being in honour abideth not: he is like the beasts that perish.
World English Bible
But man, despite his riches, doesn't endure. He is like the animals that perish.
Young's Literal Translation
And man in honour doth not remain, He hath been like the beasts, they have been cut off.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
49:12 Man - Living in all splendor and glory. Abideth not - All his dreams of perpetuating his name and estate, shall be confuted by experience.
LibraryNotes on the Second Century
Page 94. Line 9. The Book of ---- The reference here is to the apocryphal Wisdom of Solomon xiii. 1-5. Page 104. Med. 33. As originally written this Meditation commenced thus: Whether the sufferings of an. Angel would have been meritorious or no I will not dispute: but'---- And the following sentence, which comes after the first, has also been crossedout: So that it was an honour and no injury to be called to it: And so great an honour that it was an ornament to God himself, and an honour even to …
Thomas Traherne—Centuries of Meditations
The Kinsman Redeemer
Out of the Deep of Doubt, Darkness, and Hell.
The Christian Business World
People who boast of their wealth don't understand; they will die, just like animals.
But you will die like mere mortals and fall like every other ruler.'"
I also thought about the human condition--how God proves to people that they are like animals.
For people and animals share the same fate--both breathe and both must die. So people have no real advantage over the animals. How meaningless!
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