Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

All things are full of labour; man cannot utter it: the eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear filled with hearing.

General references

Bible References

Full

Ecclesiastes 2:11
At last I looked on all the works that my hands had wrought and on the labour that I had laboured to do; and, behold, all was vanity and vexation of spirit, and there was no profit under the sun.
Matthew 11:28
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
Romans 8:22
For we now know that all the creatures groan together and travail in pain together until now.

Man

Ecclesiastes 4:1
So I returned and considered all the violence that is done under the sun and behold the tears of such as are oppressed, and they have no comforter; and on the side of their oppressors there was power; but the oppressed had no comforter.
Ecclesiastes 7:24
That which has been is far off and that which is exceeding deep, who can find it out?

The eye

Ecclesiastes 4:8
It is the man who is alone, without a successor, who has neither son nor brother; yet is there no end of all his labour; neither is his eye satisfied with riches; neither saith he, For whom do I labour and bereave my soul of good? This is also vanity and sore travail.
Ecclesiastes 5:10
He that loves money shall not be satisfied with money; nor he that loves abundance with increase; this is also vanity.
Psalm 63:5
My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness, and my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips
Proverbs 27:20
Sheol and hell are never full; so the eyes of man are never satisfied.
Proverbs 30:15
The horseleach has two daughters, which are called, Give, give. There are three things that are never satisfied, yea, four things say not, It is enough:
Matthew 5:6
Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.
Revelation 7:16
They shall hunger no more neither thirst anymore; neither shall the sun be thrust upon them nor any other heat.

General references

Ecclesiastes 6:11
Certainly the many words multiply vanity, what more does man have?