- Then all the congregation raised a loud cry; and the people wept that night.
- "And all the people of Israel murmured against Moses and Aaron; the whole congregation said to them, ""Would that we had died in the land of Egypt! Or would that we had died in this wilderness! "
- "Why does the Lord bring us into this land, to fall by the sword? Our wives and our little ones will become a prey; would it not be better for us to go back to Egypt?"""