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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. "
The Holy Bible: Containing the Old and New Testaments; Together with the ... - Page 527
1809 - 959 pages
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The anniversary calendar, natal book, and universal mirror, Volume 1

Anniversary calendar - Almanacs, English - 1832
...A fool also is full of words : a man cannot tell what shall be. Solomon. I retnrned, and saw nnder the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the...nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happencth to them all. Ecctesiattcs . To thee we owe the beauties of the field, And earth's rich produce....
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Sermons, Originally Composed for a Country Congregation

Cornelius Ives - Sermons, English - 1832 - 393 pages
...it is probable that the work of the wicked man will deceive him. " The " race is not always to the swift, nor the battle " to the strong, neither yet...skill; but time and " chance happeneth to them all." (Eccles. ix. 11.) Accordingly, a wicked man will oftentimes be thwarted merely in the common course...
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Evening Exercises for the Closet, for Every Day in the Year, Volumes 1-2

William Jay - Calendars - 1832
...every kind of statement — " Who knoweth what is good for man in this life ?" ."The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread...skill : but time and chance happeneth to them all." " Man's goings are of the Lord ; how can a man then understand his own way ?" " He performeth the thing...
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The Posthumous Works of the Late Right Reverend John Henry Hobart ..., Volume 3

John Henry Hobart, William Berrian - Theology - 1832
...THE SWIFT. ECCLIS. iz. 11. t returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the su ill . nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to...nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happened) to them all. THE universe is governed by that almighty Being whose power called it into existence....
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Phrenology: Or The Doctrine of the Mental Phenomena, Volume 2

Johann Gaspar Spurzheim - Electronic books - 1833
...their heart while they live, and after that they go to the dead.'f In another passage he continues : ' 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. 'J Physical evil, indeed, does not...
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Latter Struggles in the Journey of Life, Or, The Afternoon of My Days ...

George Miller - Book industries and trade - 1833 - 406 pages
...confirmation from the experience of mankind, in every age of the world, viz. " That the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong : neither yet...skill ; but time and chance happeneth to them all." And that, although these truths, like others recorded in Holy Writ, are conveyed, to make them the...
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Latter Struggles in the Journey of Life: Or, The Afternoon of My Days ...

George Miller (of Dunbar) - 1833 - 408 pages
...confirmation from the experience of mankind, in every age of the world, viz. " That the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong: neither yet bread...skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all." And that, although these truths, like others recorded in Holy Writ, are conveyed, to make them the...
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Evening Exercises for the Closet: For Every Day in the Year

William Jay - Calendars - 1833
...every kind of statement — "-Who knoweth what is good for man in this life?" " The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread...skill : but time and chance happeneth to them all." " Man's goings are of the Lord ; how can a man then understand his own way ?" " He performeth the thing...
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Religion and Politics, Or, Church and State

Peter Dobell - Church and state - 1834 - 77 pages
...of the Preacher to those who are only "wise in their own conceit:" Ecclesiastes, chap, ix, 11.—I returned and saw under the sun that the race is not...men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all.—12th, For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as...
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On the Functions of the Brain and of Each of Its Parts: On the origin of the ...

Franz Josef Gall - Brain - 1835
...and madness is in their heart while they live, and after that they go to the dead." Ibid, ix. 2, 3. "I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. For man also knoweth not his time...
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