The goat starts off like a unicorn. He has only one horn, then he tramples the ram and becomes the ruler over this huge world empire.
“I watched till the thrones were put in place and the Ancient of Days was seated.
This little horn had eyes and a mouth. The eyes were like human eyes and the mouth (KJV) was speaking great things. Great meaning: bigger than usual; important or powerful. This little horn was making some powerful, bold and even boastful statements. He appeared to have more influence and power than the other kings.
God is showing you his heart. In this case when God looks upon the earth, he sees nations as being in turmoil.
“Daniel, you have served your God continually, you are faithful to him, you have honored him with your life, and He will save you.”
You see compromises are for your benefit, not God’s. Compromises make us feel better, they don’t lift God.
Time is up, you didn’t take God seriously and now you will be replaced.
From his rooftop he sees a fortified city, a city filled with gold and silver.
If only he had repented things could have been different. It’s amazing to me how we force ourselves into a hard spot. We’d rather hit rock bottom before turning to God.
The tree once beautiful and glorious will be chopped down in a destructive way with the leaves scattering, animals and fruit scattering.