New International Version
for like the grass they will soon wither, like green plants they will soon die away.
King James Bible
For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither as the green herb.
Darby Bible Translation
for they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and fade as the green herb.
World English Bible
For they shall soon be cut down like the grass, and wither like the green herb.
Young's Literal Translation
For as grass speedily they are cut off, And as the greenness of the tender grass do fade.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
For they shall soon be cut down - They have their portion in this life; and their enjoyment of it cannot be long, for their breath is but a vapor that speedily vanishes away. They fall before death, as the greensward does before the scythe of the mower.
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LibraryNovember 13. "Delight Thyself in the Lord" (Ps. xxxvii. 4).
"Delight thyself in the Lord" (Ps. xxxvii. 4). Daniel's heart was filled with God's love for His work and kingdom and his prayers were the mightiest forces of his time, through which God gave to him the restoration of Israel to their own land, and the acknowledgment by the rulers of the world of the God of whom he testified and for whom he lived. There is a beautiful promise in the thirty-seventh Psalm, "Delight thyself in the Lord, and He will give thee the desires of thine heart," which it is, …
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April 24. "Fret not Thyself in any Wise" (Ps. xxxvii. 8).
Christian Devotion to God's Will.
For the sun rises with scorching heat and withers the plant; its blossom falls and its beauty is destroyed. In the same way, the rich will fade away even while they go about their business.
They spring up like flowers and wither away; like fleeting shadows, they do not endure.
They all lose heart; they come trembling from their strongholds.
For those who are evil will be destroyed, but those who hope in the LORD will inherit the land.
In the morning it springs up new, but by evening it is dry and withered.
that though the wicked spring up like grass and all evildoers flourish, they will be destroyed forever.
My heart is blighted and withered like grass; I forget to eat my food.
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