Bible Verses Like Ecclesiastes 11:8

“But if a man live many years, and rejoice in them all; yet let him remember the days of darkness; for they shall be many. All that cometh is vanity.”


Bible verses related to Ecclesiastes 11:8 (similar cross-references)

Deuteronomy 32:29 - O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!   (Verses like Deuteronomy 32:29)

Job 10:22 - A land of darkness, as darkness itself; and of the shadow of death, without any order, and where the light is as darkness.   (Verses like Job 10:22)

Job 14:10 - But man dieth, and wasteth away: yea, man giveth up the ghost, and where is he?   (Verses like Job 14:10)

Job 15:23 - He wandereth abroad for bread, saying, Where is it? he knoweth that the day of darkness is ready at his hand.   (Verses like Job 15:23)

Job 18:18 - He shall be driven from light into darkness, and chased out of the world.   (Verses like Job 18:18)

Ecclesiastes 2:1-11 - I said in mine heart, Go to now, I will prove thee with mirth, therefore enjoy pleasure: and, behold, this also is vanity.I said of laughter, It is mad: and of mirth, What doeth it?I sought in mine heart to give myself unto wine, yet acquainting mine heart with wisdom; and to lay hold on folly, till I might see what was that good for the sons of men, which they should do under the heaven all the days of their life.I made me great works; I builded me houses; I planted me vineyards:I made me gardens and orchards, and I planted trees in them of all kind of fruits:I made me pools of water, to water therewith the wood that bringeth forth trees:I got me servants and maidens, and had servants born in my house; also I had great possessions of great and small cattle above all that were in Jerusalem before me:I gathered me also silver and gold, and the peculiar treasure of kings and of the provinces: I gat me men singers and women singers, and the delights of the sons of men, as musical instruments, and that of all sorts.So I was great, and increased more than all that were before me in Jerusalem: also my wisdom remained with me.And whatsoever mine eyes desired I kept not from them, I withheld not my heart from any joy; for my heart rejoiced in all my labour: and this was my portion of all my labour.Then I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought, and on the labour that I had laboured to do: and, behold, all was vanity and vexation of spirit, and there was no profit under the sun.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 2:1)

Ecclesiastes 2:15 - Then said I in my heart, As it happeneth to the fool, so it happeneth even to me; and why was I then more wise? Then I said in my heart, that this also is vanity.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 2:15)

Ecclesiastes 2:17 - Therefore I hated life; because the work that is wrought under the sun is grievous unto me: for all is vanity and vexation of spirit.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 2:17)

Ecclesiastes 2:19 - And who knoweth whether he shall be a wise man or a fool? yet shall he have rule over all my labour wherein I have laboured, and wherein I have shewed myself wise under the sun. This is also vanity.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 2:19)

Ecclesiastes 2:21-23 - For there is a man whose labour is in wisdom, and in knowledge, and in equity; yet to a man that hath not laboured therein shall he leave it for his portion. This also is vanity and a great evil.For what hath man of all his labour, and of the vexation of his heart, wherein he hath laboured under the sun?For all his days are sorrows, and his travail grief; yea, his heart taketh not rest in the night. This is also vanity.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 2:21)

Ecclesiastes 2:26 - For God giveth to a man that is good in his sight wisdom, and knowledge, and joy: but to the sinner he giveth travail, to gather and to heap up, that he may give to him that is good before God. This also is vanity and vexation of spirit.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 2:26)

Ecclesiastes 3:12-13 - I know that there is no good in them, but for a man to rejoice, and to do good in his life.And also that every man should eat and drink, and enjoy the good of all his labour, it is the gift of God.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 3:12)

Ecclesiastes 4:8 - There is one alone, and there is not a second; yea, he hath neither child nor brother: yet is there no end of all his labour; neither is his eye satisfied with riches; neither saith he, For whom do I labour, and bereave my soul of good? This is also vanity, yea, it is a sore travail.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 4:8)

Ecclesiastes 4:16 - There is no end of all the people, even of all that have been before them: they also that come after shall not rejoice in him. Surely this also is vanity and vexation of spirit.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 4:16)

Ecclesiastes 5:15-16 - As he came forth of his mother's womb, naked shall he return to go as he came, and shall take nothing of his labour, which he may carry away in his hand.And this also is a sore evil, that in all points as he came, so shall he go: and what profit hath he that hath laboured for the wind?   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 5:15)

Ecclesiastes 5:18-20 - Behold that which I have seen: it is good and comely for one to eat and to drink, and to enjoy the good of all his labour that he taketh under the sun all the days of his life, which God giveth him: for it is his portion.Every man also to whom God hath given riches and wealth, and hath given him power to eat thereof, and to take his portion, and to rejoice in his labour; this is the gift of God.For he shall not much remember the days of his life; because God answereth him in the joy of his heart.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 5:18)

Ecclesiastes 6:6 - Yea, though he live a thousand years twice told, yet hath he seen no good: do not all go to one place?   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 6:6)

Ecclesiastes 6:11 - Seeing there be many things that increase vanity, what is man the better?   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 6:11)

Ecclesiastes 7:14 - In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity consider: God also hath set the one over against the other, to the end that man should find nothing after him.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 7:14)

Ecclesiastes 8:12 - Though a sinner do evil an hundred times, and his days be prolonged, yet surely I know that it shall be well with them that fear God, which fear before him:   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 8:12)

Ecclesiastes 8:15 - Then I commended mirth, because a man hath no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry: for that shall abide with him of his labour the days of his life, which God giveth him under the sun.   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 8:15)

Ecclesiastes 12:1-5 - Remember now thy Creator in the days of thy youth, while the evil days come not, nor the years draw nigh, when thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them;While the sun, or the light, or the moon, or the stars, be not darkened, nor the clouds return after the rain:In the day when the keepers of the house shall tremble, and the strong men shall bow themselves, and the grinders cease because they are few, and those that look out of the windows be darkened,And the doors shall be shut in the streets, when the sound of the grinding is low, and he shall rise up at the voice of the bird, and all the daughters of musick shall be brought low;Also when they shall be afraid of that which is high, and fears shall be in the way, and the almond tree shall flourish, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire shall fail: because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets:   (Verses like Ecclesiastes 12:1)

Jeremiah 13:16 - Give glory to the LORD your God, before he cause darkness, and before your feet stumble upon the dark mountains, and, while ye look for light, he turn it into the shadow of death, and make it gross darkness.   (Verses like Jeremiah 13:16)

Joel 2:2 - A day of darkness and of gloominess, a day of clouds and of thick darkness, as the morning spread upon the mountains: a great people and a strong; there hath not been ever the like, neither shall be any more after it, even to the years of many generations.   (Verses like Joel 2:2)

Matthew 22:13 - Then said the king to the servants, Bind him hand and foot, and take him away, and cast him into outer darkness; there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.   (Verses like Matthew 22:13)

John 12:35 - Then Jesus said unto them, Yet a little while is the light with you. Walk while ye have the light, lest darkness come upon you: for he that walketh in darkness knoweth not whither he goeth.   (Verses like John 12:35)

Jude 1:18 - How that they told you there should be mockers in the last time, who should walk after their own ungodly lusts.   (Verses like Jude 1:18)