4 Then Eliphaz the Temanite replied:
when you are exhausted?
Yet who can keep from speaking?
and have strengthenedg weak hands.
and braced the knees that were buckling.h
you have become exhausted.
It strikesi you, and you are dismayed.
9 They perish at a single blastn from God
and come to an end by the breath of his nostrils.o
10 The lion may roar and the fierce lionp growl,
but the teeth of young lions are broken.q
and the cubs of the lioness are scattered.r
my ears caught a whisper of it.s
13 Among unsettling thoughts from visions in the night,t
when deep sleepu comes over men,
14 fear and trembling came over mev
and made all my bones shake.
15 I felt a draftD on my face,
and the hair on my body stood up.
but I could not recognize its appearance;
a form loomed before my eyes.
I heard a whispering voice:
Can a man be more pure than his Maker?”w
19 how much more those who dwell in clay houses,y
whose foundation is in the dust,
who are crushed like a moth!
they perish forever while no one notices.z
They die without wisdom.aa
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