The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:
neither shall he prolong the perfection thereof upon the earth.
JOB 15:30 He shall not depart out of darkness; the flame shall dry up
his branches, and by the breath of his mouth shall he go away.
JOB 15:31 Let not him that is deceived trust in vanity: for vanity
shall be his recompence.
JOB 15:32 It shall be accomplished before his time, and his branch
shall not be green.
JOB 15:33 He shall shake off his unripe grape as the vine, and shall
cast off his flower as the olive.
JOB 15:34 For the congregation of hypocrites shall be desolate, and
fire shall consume the tabernacles of bribery.
King James Bible