Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

There is one alone, and there is not a second; yea, he hath neither child 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, yea, it is a sore travail.

He hath

General references

Bible References

One

Ecclesiastes 4:9
Two are better than one because they have a better reward for their labour.
Genesis 2:18
And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a help meet for him.
Isaiah 56:3
Neither let the son of the stranger that has joined himself to the LORD speak, saying, The LORD shall utterly separate me from his people: nor let the eunuch say, Behold, I am a dry tree.

He hath

Genesis 15:2
And Abram said, Lord GOD, what wilt thou give me, seeing I go childless, and the steward of my house is this Eliezer of Damascus?

No

Isaiah 5:8
Woe unto those that join house to house, that lay field to field, until they have done away with the borders! Will ye dwell alone in the midst of the earth?

Is his

Ecclesiastes 1:8
All things are full of labour; more than man can express; the eye is not satisfied with seeing nor the ear filled with hearing.
Ecclesiastes 5:10
He that loves money shall not be satisfied with money; nor he that loves abundance with increase; this is also vanity.
Proverbs 27:20
Sheol and hell are never full; so the eyes of man are never satisfied.
Habakkuk 2:5
Even more than he who is given over to wine, the transposer, the proud man, shall not remain, who enlarges his desire as Sheol and is as death and cannot be satisfied, but gathered unto him all the Gentiles and heaps unto him all the peoples;
1 John 2:16
For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh and the lust of the eyes and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world.

It is

Ecclesiastes 1:13
And I gave my heart to seek and search out by wisdom concerning all things that are done under heaven (this sore travail God has given to the sons of man that they be occupied in it).
Ecclesiastes 2:23
For all his days are only sorrows, and his travail grief; yea, his heart does not take rest in the night. This is also vanity.
Isaiah 55:2
Why do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labour for that which does not satisfy? Hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.
Matthew 11:28
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.

General references

Ecclesiastes 1:2
Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vanity of vanities; all is vanity.
Ecclesiastes 6:11
Certainly the many words multiply vanity, what more does man have?