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" 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 th-ere was no profit under the sun, What profit hath a man of all his labour which he taketh... "
The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature - Page 136
by William James - 1902 - 526 pages
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The Christian Contemplated in a Course of Lectures: Delivered in Argyle ...

William Jay - Christian life - 1828 - 382 pages
...senses are declining ; and desire fails : and the days are come wherein you have no pleasure. " 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...
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Forty-five lectures on our Lord's sermon on the mount

John Everitt Good - 1829
...what has he gained ? " Vanity of vanities, saith the preacher, vanity of vanities ; all is vanity. What profit hath a man of all his labour which he taketh under the sun? One generation passeth away, and another generation cometh: but the earth abideth for ever. All things...
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The contributions of Q. Q. to a periodical work: with some pieces not before ...

Jane Taylor, Q. Q. - Family & Relationships - 1830
...from any joy, for my heart rejoiced in all my labour ; and this was my portion of all my labour. 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...
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The American National Preacher, Volumes 23-26

Sermons, American - 1849
...his travail grief, yea, his heart taketh not rest in the night. This is also vanity. (2 : 11). Then I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought, and on the labor that I had labored to do ; and behold all was vanity and vexation of spirit, and there...
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A scriptural commentary on the Book of Genesis and the Gospel ..., Volume 1

Charles Lambert Coghlan - 1832
...bread of sorrows,/or so he giveth his beloved sleep. Ps. cxxvii. 2. Vanity of vanities ; all it vanity. What profit hath a man of all his labour which he taketh under the sun 1 Eccles. i. I, 2. This sore travail hath God given to the sons of man " to be exercised therewith"...
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Looking Unto Jesus: A View of the Everlasting Gospel, Or, the Soul's Eyeing ...

Isaac Ambrose - 1832 - 714 pages
...multiplication of the thoughts of the mind upon the subject propounded, so the scripture expresseth it, " I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought;" and in the next verse, " I returned to see," Eccl. 2:11,12. He looked upon, and considered his works, and...
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A compendious introduction to the study of the Bible, an analysis of 'An ...

Thomas Hartwell Horne - 1833
...affairs are vain, uncertain, frail, and imperfect ; and, such being the case, he proceeds to inquire, What profit hath a man of all his labour, which he taketh under the sun? (Eccl. i. 2,3.) And towards the close of the same book, (ch. xii. 8.) he repeats the same subject,...
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Selections from the Old Testament[...]

Sarah Austin - 1833 - 304 pages
...David, king of Jerusalem. 2 Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vanity of vanities; all is vanity. 3 What profit hath a man of all his labour which he taketh under the sun ? 4 One generation passeth away, and another generation cometh : but the earth abideth for ever. 5...
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A Compendious Introduction to the Study of the Bible: Being an Analysis of ...

Thomas Hartwell Horne - Bible - 1833 - 391 pages
...affairs are vain, uncertain, frail and imperfect ; and such being the case, he proceeds to inquire, What profit hath a man of all his labour which he taketh under the sunl (Eccl. i. 2, 3.) And towards the close of the same book, (ch. xii. 8,) he repeats the same subject,...
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Self-discipline

Henry Forster Burder - Conduct of life - 1834 - 184 pages
...and whatsoever mine tyei desired I kept not from thrrn ; I withheld not my heart from any joy. Then I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought, and on the labor that I had labored to do ; and, behold all was vanity and vexation of spirit, and there...
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