Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Live joyfully with the wife whom thou lovest all the days of the life of thy vanity, which he hath given thee under the sun, all the days of thy vanity: for that is thy portion in this life, and in thy labour which thou takest under the sun.

All the days of the life

Bible References

With the wife

Proverbs 5:18
Thy fountain shall be blessed; and rejoice with the wife of thy youth.
Proverbs 18:22
Whosoever found a wife found a good thing and has attained the favour of the LORD.
Proverbs 19:14
House and riches are the inheritance from fathers, but the prudent wife is from the LORD.
Malachi 2:15
And did he not make one, having in himself abundance of the Spirit? And why one? That he might seek offspring of God. Therefore take heed to your spirit and let no one deal treacherously against the wife of his youth.

All the days of the life

Ecclesiastes 6:12
For who knows what is good for man in this life, all the days of the life of his vanity which he causes to be as a shadow? for who shall teach the man what shall be after him under the sun?
Psalm 39:5
Behold, thou hast made my days as a handbreadth, and my age is as nothing before thee; verily every man that lives is altogether vanity. Selah.
Psalm 144:4
Man is like unto vanity; his days are as a shadow that passes away.


Ecclesiastes 2:10
And whatever my eyes desired I did not keep from them; I did not withhold my heart from any pleasure; for my heart rejoiced in all my labour, and this was my portion of all my labour.
Ecclesiastes 3:13
And also that every man should eat and drink and enjoy the good of all his labour; it is the gift of God.
Ecclesiastes 5:18
Behold therefore the good which I have seen: that good is to eat and to drink and to enjoy of the good of all his labour that he takes under the sun all the days of his life, which God gives him; for it is his portion.