Treasury of Scripture
a snail. --Shabbelool, in Chaldee tivlala, the snail, is probably so called from the Arabic balla, to wet, moisten, because of the glutinous slime emitted from its body, by which it appears to waste itself away in its own motion: and in the same manner the wicked prove their own destruction
Psalm 37:35,36 I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree...
Matthew 24:35 Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away.
James 1:10 But the rich, in that he is made low: because as the flower of the grass he shall pass away.
Job 3:16 Or as an hidden untimely birth I had not been; as infants which never saw light.
Ecclesiastes 6:3 If a man beget an hundred children, and live many years, so that the days of his years be many, and his soul be not filled with good...