Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Ecclesiastes 8:13 in English Standard Version "But it will not be well with the wicked, neither will he prolong his days like a shadow, because he does not fear before God." Job 14:2 He comes out like a flower and withers; he flees like a shadow and continues not. Ec 6:12 For who knows what is good for man while he lives the few days of his vain life, which he passes like a shadow? For who can tell man what will be after him under the sun? Isa 3:11 Woe to the wicked! It shall be ill with him, for what his hands have dealt out shall be done to him.