Bible: Eccl 1:3-5

Futility Illustrated from Nature

1:3 What benefit 1  do people 2  get from all the effort

which 3  they expend 4  on earth? 5 

1:4 A generation comes 6  and a generation goes, 7 

but the earth remains 8  the same 9  through the ages. 10 

1:5 The sun rises 11  and the sun sets; 12 

it hurries away 13  to a place from which it rises 14  again. 15 

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