Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The heart knoweth his own bitterness; and a stranger doth not intermeddle with his joy.
A joyful heart makes a beautiful countenance, but by sorrow of the heart the spirit is abated.
The spirit of man will bear his infirmity, but a broken spirit who can bear?
1 Samuel 1:10
And she was in bitterness of soul and prayed unto the LORD and wept sore;
2 Kings 4:27
And when she came to the man of God in the mountain, she caught him by the feet. And Gehazi came near to thrust her away; but the man of God said, Let her alone, for her soul is bitter within her; and the LORD has hid it from me and has not revealed it to me.
Oh that my grief and calamity were justly weighed and laid equally in the balances!
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.
He will not suffer me to take my breath but has filled me with bitterness.
My soul is cut off in my life; therefore, I will leave my complaint upon myself; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.
And the Spirit lifted me up and took me away, and I went in bitterness, in the heat of my spirit; but the hand of the LORD was strong upon me.
And he takes with him Peter and James and John and began to be alarmed and to be anguished
Now is my soul troubled; and what shall I say? Father, save me from this hour, but for this have I come in this hour.
Nun The secret of the LORD is for those that fear him, and he will show them his covenant.
I will not leave you orphans; I will come to you.
And the peace of God, which passes all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.
1 Peter 1:8
whom having not seen, ye love; in whom, though at present ye see him not, yet believing, ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory;
He that has an ear let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the congregations ; To him that overcomes I will give to eat of the hidden manna and will give him a small white stone and in the stone a new name written, which no one knows except the one that receives it.