Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But if ye have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, boast not and do not be liars against the truth.
Why dost thou boast of evil, O strong man? The mercy of God is day by day.
Whosoever boasts in a gift of falsehood is like clouds and wind without rain.
Boast not thyself of tomorrow for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.
And thou didst say, I shall be a lady for ever. Until now thou hast not laid these things to heart, neither didst thou remember thy latter end.
1 Corinthians 4:7
For who makes thee to judge? and what hast thou that thou didst not receive? now if thou didst receive it, what dost thou glory of, as if thou hadst not received it?
1 Corinthians 5:6
Your glorying is not good. Know ye not that a little leaven leavens the whole lump?
As much as she has glorified herself and lived deliciously, give her that much torment and sorrow; for she says in her heart, I sit a queen, and am no widow, and shall see no sorrow.