Ecclesiastes Chapter 1 (from the Bible)


In the opening chapter of Ecclesiastes, a speaker who identifies themself as a preacher and king of Jerusalem proclaim a deeply nihilistic view of the world. The speaker laments the apparent meaninglessness of all work and activity in life. 


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Keywords: Leisure , Meaning , Nature , Purpose , Religion