Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Even in laughter the heart is sorrowful; and the end of that mirth is heaviness.

Bible References

General references

Proverbs 5:4
And her latter state being bitter as wormwood; sharp as a two-mouthed sword.
Ecclesiastes 2:2
To laughter I said, It is mad: and to gladness, What did this?
Ecclesiastes 7:5
Good to hear the reproof of the wise one, above a man hearing the song of the foolish:
Ecclesiastes 11:9
Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth; and thy heart shall do thee good in the days of thy youth, and go in the ways of thy heart, and in the sight of thine eyes: and know thou, that for all these God will bring thee into judgment
Luke 16:25
But Abraham said, Child, remember that thou didst receive thy good things in thy life, and Lazarus likewise evil things: and now here is he comforted, and thou art tormented.
James 4:9
Toil, and mourn, and weep: let your laughter be turned to mourning, and joy to dejection.
Revelation 18:7
As much as she glorified herself, and led an insolent life, give her so much torture and grief: for in her heart she says, I sit a queen, and am no widow, and I should see no grief.