English Standard Version
Why Should I Fear in Times of Trouble?
1Hear this, all peoples!
5Why should I fear in times of trouble,
10For he sees that even the wise die;
13This is the path of those who have foolish confidence;
16Be not afraid when a man becomes rich,
a 11 Septuagint, Syriac, Targum; Hebrew Their inward thought was that their homes were forever
b 13 Or and of those after them who approve of their boasts
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