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Selected Verse: Ecclesiates 9:15 - King James

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Ec 9:15 King James Now there was found in it a poor wise man, and he by his wisdom delivered the city; yet no man remembered that same poor man.

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A Commentary, Critical, Practical, and Explanatory on the Old and New Testaments, by Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset and David Brown [1882]
poor--as to the temporal advantages of true wisdom, though it often saves others. It receives little reward from the world, which admires none save the rich and great.

no man remembered-- (Gen 40:23).
23 Yet did not the chief butler remember Joseph, but forgat him.