And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are
an hundred and thirty years: few and evil have the days of the years of my life been, and have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.
2 Samuel 23:19
Was he not most honourable of three? therefore he was their captain: howbeit he attained not unto the first
2 Samuel 23:23
He was more honourable than the thirty, but he attained not to the first
three. And David set him over his guard.
1 Chronicles 2:35
And Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant to wife; and she bare him Attai.
1 Chronicles 11:21
Of the three, he was more honourable than the two; for he was their captain: howbeit he attained not to the first
1 Chronicles 11:25
Behold, he was honourable among the thirty, but attained not to the first
three: and David set him over his guard.
2 Chronicles 11:20
And after her he took Maachah the daughter of Absalom; which bare him Abijah, and Attai, and Ziza, and Shelomith.
Psalms 139:6 Such
too wonderful for me; it is high, I cannot attain
A wise man
will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels:
And he shall prepare a meat offering, an ephah for a bullock, and an ephah for a ram, and for the lambs according as his hand shall attain unto, and an hin of oil to an ephah.
Thy calf, O Samaria, hath cast thee
off; mine anger is kindled against them: how long will it be
ere they attain to innocency?
And because the haven was not commodious to winter in, the more part advised to depart thence also, if by any means they might attain to Phenice, and there
to winter; which is
an haven of Crete, and lieth toward the south west and north west.
What shall we say then? That the Gentiles, which followed not after righteousness, have attained to righteousness, even the righteousness which is of faith.
But Israel, which followed after the law of righteousness, hath not attained to the law of righteousness.
If by any means I might attain unto the resurrection of the dead.
Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus.
Nevertheless, whereto we have already attained, let us walk by the same rule, let us mind the same thing.
1 Timothy 4:6
If thou put the brethren in remembrance of these things, thou shalt be a good minister of Jesus Christ, nourished up in the words of faith and of good doctrine, whereunto thou hast attained.