Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Therefore I will not refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.
I will not
Do ye imagine to reprove words? The speeches of one that is desperate are indeed for the wind.
My soul is weary of my life: I will give free course to my complaint; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.
Hold your peace from me, and I will speak, and let come on me what will!
If I speak, my pain is not assuaged; and if I forbear, what am I eased?
Suffer me and I will speak; and after I have spoken, mock on!
My heart burned within me; the fire was kindled in my musing: I spoke with my tongue,
I have published righteousness in the great congregation: behold, I have not withheld my lips, Jehovah, thou knowest.
Then they said one to another, We are indeed guilty concerning our brother, whose anguish of soul we saw when he besought us, and we did not hearken; therefore this distress is come upon us.
2 Kings 4:27
And she came to the man of God to the mountain, and caught him by the feet; and Gehazi drew near to thrust her away; but the man of God said, Let her alone, for her soul is troubled within her, and Jehovah has hidden it from me, and has not told me.
And taking with him Peter and the two sons of Zebedee, he began to be sorrowful and deeply depressed.
And being in conflict he prayed more intently. And his sweat became as great drops of blood, falling down upon the earth.
2 Corinthians 2:4
For out of much tribulation and distress of heart I wrote to you, with many tears; not that ye may be grieved, but that ye may know the love which I have very abundantly towards you.
If I were wicked, woe unto me! and righteous, I will not lift up my head, being so full of shame, and beholding mine affliction; --
And another dieth in bitterness of soul, and hath not tasted good:
1 Samuel 1:10
and she was in bitterness of soul, and prayed to Jehovah, and wept much.
What shall I say? He hath both spoken unto me, and himself hath done it. I shall go softly all my years in the bitterness of my soul.