Gray hair is like 1 a crown of glory; 2 it is attained 3 in the path of righteousness. 4
The glory 1 of young men is their strength, and the splendor 2 of old men is gray hair. 3
But as for you, 1 you will go to your ancestors 2 in peace and be buried at a good old age. 3
Do to him what you think is appropriate, 1 but don’t let him live long and die a peaceful death. 2
It leaves a glistening wake behind it; one would think the deep had a head of white hair.
They bear fruit even when they are old; they are filled with vitality and have many leaves. 1
Then Abraham breathed his last and died at a good old age, an old man who had lived a full life. 1 He joined his ancestors. 2
You must stand up in the presence of the aged, honor the presence of an elder, and fear your God. I am the Lord.
He died at a good old age, having enjoyed long life, wealth, and honor. 1 His son Solomon succeeded him.
If you take 1 this one from me too and an accident happens to him, then you will bring down my gray hair 2 in tragedy 3 to the grave.’ 4
When he sees the boy is not with us, 1 he will die, and your servants will bring down the gray hair of your servant our father in sorrow to the grave.
The sword will make people childless outside, and terror will do so inside; they will destroy 1 both the young man and the virgin, the infant and the gray-haired man.
Gideon son of Joash died at a very 1 old age and was buried in the tomb of his father Joash located in Ophrah of the Abiezrites.
He will encourage you and provide for you when you are old, 1 for your daughter-in-law, who loves you, has given him birth. She 2 is better to you than seven sons!”
But now 1 don’t treat him as if he were innocent. You are a wise man and you know how to handle him; 2 make sure he has a bloody death.” 3
Even when I am old and gray, 1 O God, do not abandon me, until I tell the next generation about your strength, and those coming after me about your power. 2
Even when you are old, I will take care of you, 1 even when you have gray hair, I will carry you. I made you and I will support you; I will carry you and rescue you. 2
Foreigners are consuming what his strenuous labor produced, 1 but he does not recognize it! His head is filled with gray hair, but he does not realize it!
But Jacob 1 replied, “My son will not go down there with you, for his brother is dead and he alone is left. 2 If an accident happens to him on the journey you have to make, then you will bring down my gray hair 3 in sorrow to the grave.” 4