Ecclesiastes 10:14

“A fool also is full of words: a man cannot tell what shall be; and what shall be after him, who can tell him?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ecclesiastes 10:14

A foole also is full of words; a man cannot tell what shall be; and what shall bee after him who can tell him?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Yet the fool multiplies words. No man knows what will happen, and who can tell him what will come after him?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

A fool also multiplieth words: `yet' man knoweth not what shall be; and that which shall be after him, who can tell him?
- American Standard Version (1901)

The foolish are full of words; man has no knowledge of what will be; and who is able to say what will be after him?
- Basic English Bible

And the fool multiplieth words: [yet] man knoweth not what shall be; and what shall be after him, who will tell him?
- Darby Bible

A fool also is full of words: a man cannot tell what shall be; and what shall be after him, who can tell him?
- Webster's Bible

A fool also multiplies words. Man doesn't know what will be; and that which will be after him, who can tell him?
- World English Bible

And the fool multiplieth words: `Man knoweth not that which is, And that which is after him, who doth declare to him?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

A fool also multiplieth words; yet man knoweth not what shall be; and that which shall be after him, who can tell him?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Ecclesiastes 10:14

Wesley's Notes for Ecclesiastes 10:14


10:14 Full of words - Forward to promise and boast what he will do, whereas none can be sure of future events, even during his own life, much more after his death.


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