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673
Septuagint, Ecclesiasticus (Siracides), 19.3-19.4


nanDecay and worms will inherit him,and the reckless soul will be snatched away.


nanA mans attire and open-mouthed laughter,and a mans manner of walking, show what he is.


nanOne who trusts others too quickly is lightminded,and one who sins does wrong to himself.


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1. Hebrew Bible, Song of Songs, 2.7, 3.5, 5.8 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

2.7. הִשְׁבַּעְתִּי אֶתְכֶם בְּנוֹת יְרוּשָׁלִַם בִּצְבָאוֹת אוֹ בְּאַיְלוֹת הַשָּׂדֶה אִם־תָּעִירוּ וְאִם־תְּעוֹרְרוּ אֶת־הָאַהֲבָה עַד שֶׁתֶּחְפָּץ׃ 3.5. הִשְׁבַּעְתִּי אֶתְכֶם בְּנוֹת יְרוּשָׁלִַם בִּצְבָאוֹת אוֹ בְּאַיְלוֹת הַשָּׂדֶה אִם־תָּעִירוּ וְאִם־תְּעוֹרְרוּ אֶת־הָאַהֲבָה עַד שֶׁתֶּחְפָּץ׃ 5.8. הִשְׁבַּעְתִּי אֶתְכֶם בְּנוֹת יְרוּשָׁלִָם אִם־תִּמְצְאוּ אֶת־דּוֹדִי מַה־תַּגִּידוּ לוֹ שֶׁחוֹלַת אַהֲבָה אָנִי׃ 2.7. ’I adjure you, O daughters of Jerusalem, By the gazelles, and by the hinds of the field, That ye awaken not, nor stir up love, until it please.’ 3.5. ’I adjure you, O daughters of Jerusalem, By the gazelles, and by the hinds of the field, That ye awaken not, nor stir up love, Until it please.’ 5.8. ’I adjure you, O daughters of Jerusalem, If ye find my beloved, what will ye tell him? That I am love-sick.’
2. Hebrew Bible, Job, 1.21 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

1.21. וַיֹּאמֶר עָרֹם יצתי [יָצָאתִי] מִבֶּטֶן אִמִּי וְעָרֹם אָשׁוּב שָׁמָה יְהוָה נָתַן וַיהוָה לָקָח יְהִי שֵׁם יְהוָה מְבֹרָךְ׃ 1.21. And he said; Naked came I out of my mother’s womb, And naked shall I return thither; The LORD gave, and the LORD hath taken away; Blessed be the name of the LORD."
3. Hebrew Bible, Proverbs, 11.7, 23.4-23.5, 27.23-27.24 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

11.7. בְּמוֹת אָדָם רָשָׁע תֹּאבַד תִּקְוָה וְתוֹחֶלֶת אוֹנִים אָבָדָה׃ 23.4. אַל־תִּיגַע לְהַעֲשִׁיר מִבִּינָתְךָ חֲדָל׃ 23.5. התעוף [הֲתָעִיף] עֵינֶיךָ בּוֹ וְאֵינֶנּוּ כִּי עָשֹׂה יַעֲשֶׂה־לּוֹ כְנָפַיִם כְּנֶשֶׁר ועיף [יָעוּף] הַשָּׁמָיִם׃ 27.23. יָדֹעַ תֵּדַע פְּנֵי צֹאנֶךָ שִׁית לִבְּךָ לַעֲדָרִים׃ 27.24. כִּי לֹא לְעוֹלָם חֹסֶן וְאִם־נֵזֶר לְדוֹר דור [וָדוֹר׃] 11.7. When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish, And the hope of strength perisheth." 23.4. Weary not thyself to be rich; Cease from thine own wisdom. ." 23.5. Wilt thou set thine eyes upon it? it is gone; For riches certainly make themselves wings, Like an eagle that flieth toward heaven." 27.23. Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, And look well to thy herds;" 27.24. For riches are not for ever; And doth the crown endure unto all generations?"
4. Hebrew Bible, Psalms, 9.19, 49.16-49.17 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)

9.19. כִּי לֹא לָנֶצַח יִשָּׁכַח אֶבְיוֹן תִּקְוַת ענוים [עֲנִיִּים] תֹּאבַד לָעַד׃ 49.16. אַךְ־אֱלֹהִים יִפְדֶּה נַפְשִׁי מִיַּד־שְׁאוֹל כִּי יִקָּחֵנִי סֶלָה׃ 49.17. אַל־תִּירָא כִּי־יַעֲשִׁר אִישׁ כִּי־יִרְבֶּה כְּבוֹד בֵּיתוֹ׃ 9.19. For the needy shall not alway be forgotten, Nor the expectation of the poor perish for ever." 49.16. But God will redeem my soul from the power of the nether-world; For He shall receive me. Selah" 49.17. Be not thou afraid when one waxeth rich, When the wealth of his house is increased;"
5. Hebrew Bible, Isaiah, 9.16, 10.4 (8th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

9.16. עַל־כֵּן עַל־בַּחוּרָיו לֹא־יִשְׂמַח אֲדֹנָי וְאֶת־יְתֹמָיו וְאֶת־אַלְמְנֹתָיו לֹא יְרַחֵם כִּי כֻלּוֹ חָנֵף וּמֵרַע וְכָל־פֶּה דֹּבֵר נְבָלָה בְּכָל־זֹאת לֹא־שָׁב אַפּוֹ וְעוֹד יָדוֹ נְטוּיָה׃ 10.4. בִּלְתִּי כָרַע תַּחַת אַסִּיר וְתַחַת הֲרוּגִים יִפֹּלוּ בְּכָל־זֹאת לֹא־שָׁב אַפּוֹ וְעוֹד יָדוֹ נְטוּיָה׃ 9.16. Therefore the Lord shall have no joy in their young men, neither shall He have compassion on their fatherless and widows; For every one is ungodly and an evil-doer, And every mouth speaketh wantonness. For all this His anger is not turned away, but His hand is stretched out still." 10.4. They can do nought except crouch under the captives, And fall under the slain. For all this His anger is not turned away, But His hand is stretched out still."
6. Hebrew Bible, Lamentations, 3.29 (8th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)

3.29. יִתֵּן בֶּעָפָר פִּיהוּ אוּלַי יֵשׁ תִּקְוָה׃ 3.29. Let him put his mouth in the dust, If so be there may be hope."
7. Hebrew Bible, Ecclesiastes, 5.15 (5th cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

5.15. וְגַם־זֹה רָעָה חוֹלָה כָּל־עֻמַּת שֶׁבָּא כֵּן יֵלֵךְ וּמַה־יִּתְרוֹן לוֹ שֶׁיַּעֲמֹל לָרוּחַ׃ 5.15. And this also is a grievous evil, that in all points as he came, so shall he go; and what profit hath he that he laboureth for the wind?"
8. Hebrew Bible, Zechariah, 9.12 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

9.12. שׁוּבוּ לְבִצָּרוֹן אֲסִירֵי הַתִּקְוָה גַּם־הַיּוֹם מַגִּיד מִשְׁנֶה אָשִׁיב לָךְ׃ 9.12. Return to the stronghold, Ye prisoners of hope; Even to-day do I declare That I will render double unto thee."
9. Anon., 1 Enoch, 94.8 (3rd cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

94.8. Woe to you, ye rich, for ye have trusted in your riches, And from your riches shall ye depart, Because ye have not remembered the Most High in the days of your riches.
10. Septuagint, Ecclesiasticus (Siracides), 1.30, 2.1, 3.12, 3.17, 4.1, 4.2, 4.6, 4.10, 4.11, 4.12, 4.13, 4.14, 4.15, 4.16, 4.17, 4.18, 4.19, 5.6, 5.8, 5.14, 6.1, 6.2, 6.4, 6.6, 6.7, 6.8, 6.9, 6.16, 6.17, 6.18, 6.19, 6.20, 6.21, 6.22, 6.23, 6.24, 6.25, 6.26, 6.27, 6.28, 6.29, 6.30, 6.31, 6.32, 6.33, 6.34, 6.35, 6.36, 6.37, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.7, 7.8, 7.9, 7.10, 7.11, 7.12, 7.13, 7.14, 7.16, 7.17, 7.18, 7.19, 7.24, 7.25, 7.27, 7.31, 7.32, 7.34, 9.2, 9.8, 9.9, 9.13, 10.9, 10.10, 10.11, 10.12, 10.13, 10.14, 10.15, 10.16, 10.17, 10.18, 10.27, 10.29, 11.7, 11.8, 11.9, 11.14, 11.17, 11.18, 11.19, 11.21, 11.22, 11.23, 11.24, 11.25, 11.26, 11.27, 11.28, 12.11, 13.1, 13.17, 13.18, 13.19, 13.20, 13.21, 13.22, 13.23, 13.24, 14.16, 14.20-15.10, 16.17, 16.22, 18.15, 18.21, 19.2, 19.4, 19.8, 19.9, 19.13, 19.14, 19.15, 19.16, 19.17, 19.20, 20.5, 20.6, 20.7, 20.18, 20.20, 20.22, 20.24, 20.26, 20.27, 20.29, 21.1, 21.2, 21.5, 21.6, 21.9, 21.10, 21.17, 22.12, 22.13, 22.15, 22.16, 23.2, 23.3, 23.4, 23.5, 23.6, 23.7, 23.8, 23.9, 23.10, 23.11, 23.18, 23.20, 23.27, 24.1, 25.2, 25.7, 25.8, 25.9, 25.10, 25.11, 26.14, 26.15, 27.6, 27.16, 27.18, 28.12, 28.13, 28.14, 28.15, 28.17, 28.18, 28.25, 29.15, 31.1, 31.2, 31.3, 31.4, 31.5, 31.6, 31.7, 31.11, 31.19, 31.20, 31.28, 31.29, 33.31, 34.6, 34.15, 36.18, 36.19, 37.8, 37.9, 37.12, 37.19, 37.26, 37.27, 37.28, 38.21, 39.1, 39.11, 40.18, 40.23, 40.24, 40.25, 40.26, 40.29, 41.2, 41.5, 41.6, 41.7, 41.8, 41.9, 41.10, 41.11, 41.12, 41.13, 41.14, 41.15, 44.1, 44.3, 44.4, 44.5, 44.6, 44.7, 44.10, 44.11, 44.12, 44.13, 44.14, 44.15, 45.23 (2nd cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)

11. Septuagint, Wisdom of Solomon, 19.3, 23.4 (2nd cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

19.3. For while they were still busy at mourning,and were lamenting at the graves of their dead,they reached another foolish decision,and pursued as fugitives those whom they had begged and compelled to depart.
12. New Testament, 1 Timothy, 6.7 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

6.7. For we brought nothing into the world, and we certainly can't carry anything out.
13. New Testament, Luke, 6.43-6.45 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

6.43. For there is no good tree that brings forth rotten fruit; nor again a rotten tree that brings forth good fruit. 6.44. For each tree is known by its own fruit. For people don't gather figs from thorns, nor do they gather grapes from a bramble bush. 6.45. The good man out of the good treasure of his heart brings out that which is good, and the evil man out of the evil treasure of his heart brings out that which is evil, for out of the abundance of the heart, his mouth speaks.
14. New Testament, Matthew, 7.15-7.20 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

7.15. Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly are ravening wolves. 7.16. By their fruits you will know them. Do you gather grapes from thorns, or figs from thistles? 7.17. Even so, every good tree produces good fruit; but the corrupt tree produces evil fruit. 7.18. A good tree can't produce evil fruit, neither can a corrupt tree produce good fruit. 7.19. Every tree that doesn't grow good fruit is cut down, and thrown into the fire. 7.20. Therefore, by their fruits you will know them.
15. Seneca The Younger, Letters, 102.25 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)

16. Pseudo-Phocylides, The Sentences of Pseudo-Phocylides, 110



Subjects of this text:

subject book bibliographic info
acrostic, nonalphabetic Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44, 159
animal imagery Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 188
antithesis Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44
cattle, as possessions Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
chiasm Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25
death, of sinners Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
death Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25, 159, 188
enemies Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44, 188
evil Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44
faithfulness Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44, 188
fear Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
fear of god Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25, 44
fool Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 159
glory Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
god, most high Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
god Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25, 44, 188
good Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44, 188
good name Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44
hades Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
heart Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 159
hope Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 188
inclusio Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25, 159
key word Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25
law of moses Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25, 188
life / afterlife Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
link word Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44
living creature Garcia, On Human Nature in Early Judaism: Creation, Composition, and Condition (2021) 123
mountains Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
passion Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44
pleasure Smith and Stuckenbruck, Testing and Temptation in Second Temple Jewish and Early Christian Texts (2020) 88
prayer Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 188
prayer (see also lords prayer) Smith and Stuckenbruck, Testing and Temptation in Second Temple Jewish and Early Christian Texts (2020) 88
quarreling Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 188
remember Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
repetition Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25
reproof Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 188
rhyme, final Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25
rhyme, internal Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25
rhyme Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25
scribe Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25
secrets/confidences, keeping/betraying Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 188
self Garcia, On Human Nature in Early Judaism: Creation, Composition, and Condition (2021) 123
shame Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44; Garcia, On Human Nature in Early Judaism: Creation, Composition, and Condition (2021) 123
sheol Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
sin/sinners Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 159
song Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 25
soul Garcia, On Human Nature in Early Judaism: Creation, Composition, and Condition (2021) 123
souls Smith and Stuckenbruck, Testing and Temptation in Second Temple Jewish and Early Christian Texts (2020) 88
speech Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44, 159, 188
spirit Garcia, On Human Nature in Early Judaism: Creation, Composition, and Condition (2021) 123
temptation Garcia, On Human Nature in Early Judaism: Creation, Composition, and Condition (2021) 123
theodicy Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 159
trust (between friends) Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 159
waters Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
wealth/prosperity Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
wisdom/wise Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 44, 159
wisdom Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
woman/women, mothers' Stuckenbruck, 1 Enoch 91-108 (2007) 264
woman Garcia, On Human Nature in Early Judaism: Creation, Composition, and Condition (2021) 123
wound Corley, Ben Sira's Teaching on Friendship (2002) 188