Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
This also is a grievous evil-- exactly as a man is born, thus will he die. So what is the advantage to him who toils for the wind?
King James Bible
And this also is
a sore evil, that
in all points as he came, so shall he go: and what profit hath he that hath laboured for the wind?
Holman Christian Standard Bible
This too is a sickening tragedy: exactly as he comes, so he will go. What does the one gain who struggles for the wind?
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