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" I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. "
Ezra to Malachi - Page 29
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Beyond the Promised Land: The Movement and the Myth

David F. Noble - Business & Economics - 2005 - 224 pages
...efforts by a universe that is not knowable and not cut to human specifications. "The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread...skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all." Koheleth rejects outright the divine order supposedly revealed in the promise to the patriarchs and...
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Collett Leventhorpe, the English Confederate: The Life of a Civil War ...

J. Timothy Cole, Bradley R. Foley - History - 2014 - 300 pages
...hopefully they won't have to hear us talk about Leventhorpe for a while! ... the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread...skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. —Ecclesiastes 9:1 Contents Acknowledgments v Preface 1 1. English Roots: Ancestry, Youth and the...
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Why Me?: "Why Things Happen To You And You Don't Know Why... And (How ...

brother ahjamal - Education - 2007 - 260 pages
...'do it'. Give not thy strength unto women, nor thy ways to that which destroyeth kings. (pr 31:3). I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is...skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. (ec 9:11). Then said I, Wisdom is better than strength: nevertheless the poor man's wisdom is despised,...
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The Cambridge Introduction to Creative Writing

David Morley - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2007 - 300 pages
...translates a passage of fcc/es/asfes into 'modern English of the worst sort'. This is the original: I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is...skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. This is Orwell's translation: Objective considerations of contemporary phenomena compel the conclusion...
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Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling: A Practical Guide

Kenneth S. Pope, Melba J. Vasquez - Psychology - 2007 - 479 pages
...he called "modern English." Here's the original passage from Ecclesiastes in the King James Bible: I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. Objective consideration of contemporary...
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Invoking God's Intervention in Challenging Moments

Jerry Enejoh - Religion - 2007 - 178 pages
...they work harder than you or are more intelligent or wiser than you. Listen to what the bible says. "I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. Ecclesiastes 9: 1 1 It is God that...
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Oh God! Change this Scene

Kenneth M. Griffiths - Religion - 2007 - 286 pages
...you got a headache. You are crushed under the wreckage of the 18 wheeler. (Eccl 9:11-12) Solomon said "I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill, but. time and chance happeneth to them all". "For man also knoweth not his time:...
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A Guide to Writing for Human Service Professionals

Morley D. Glicken - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2008 - 258 pages
...Bible, p. 620) and how it sounds when put into bureauspeak, slang, and psychobabble: The original: I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. Bureauspeak: "Objective consideration...
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The American Commonwealth -

Viscount James Bryce - History - 2007 - 741 pages
...vote is worth having, and if our man is ran, we can carry Indiana," " Surely the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread...skill, but time and chance happeneth to them all." These secondary considerations do not always prevail. Intellectual ability and force of character must...
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Uncommon Commonsense Steps to Super Wealth--Your (Hero's) Journey

Andrew Weeraratne - Investments - 2007 - 280 pages
...squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. — Benjamin Franklin Patience and Moderation / returned and saw under the sun, that the race is not...wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favor to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. Ecclesiastes 9: 1 1 One of the facts...
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