Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But, if ye have bitter jealousy and contention in your heart, do not boast and lie against the truth.
1 Corinthians 4:7
For who makes you to differ? And what do you have, that you did not receive? But, if you did receive it, why are you boasting, as if you did not receive it?
1 Corinthians 5:6
Your boasting is not good. Know ye not that a little leaven leavens the whole lump?
As much as she glorified herself, and lived luxuriously, so much torment and mourning give her; because she says in her heart, 'I sit a queen, and am not a widow, and shall in nowise see mourning.'