Ecclesiastes 1:2-4 1599 Geneva Bible (GNV)
2 [a]Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher: vanity of vanities, all is vanity.
3 What remaineth unto man in all his [b]travail, which he suffereth under the sun?
4 One generation passeth, and another generation succeedeth: but the earth remaineth [c]forever.
Ecclesiastes 1:2-4 New International Version (NIV)
2 “Meaningless! Meaningless!”
3 What do people gain from all their labors
Ecclesiastes 1:2-4 King James Version (KJV)
2 Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vanity of vanities; all is vanity.
3 What profit hath a man of all his labour which he taketh under the sun?
4 One generation passeth away, and another generation cometh: but the earth abideth for ever.