Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But if you have bitter envying and strife in your hearts, boast not, and lie not against the truth.
[To the Chief Musician, a maschil. A Psalm of David, when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul, and said unto him, David is come to the house of Ahimelech.] Why boast you yourself in evil, O mighty man? the goodness of God endures continually.
Whosoever boasts about himself of a gift not given is like clouds and wind without rain.
Boast not yourself of tomorrow; for you know not what a day may bring forth.
And you said, I shall be a lady forever: so that you did not lay these things to your heart, neither did remember the latter end of them.
1 Corinthians 4:7
For who makes you to differ from another? and what have you that you did not receive? now if you did receive it, why do you glory, as if you had not received it?
1 Corinthians 5:6
Your glorying is not good. Know you not that a little leaven leavens the whole lump?
So much as she has glorified herself, and lived luxuriously, so much torment and sorrow give her: for she says in her heart, I sit a queen, and am no widow, and shall see no sorrow.