Proverbs 27:8-10 (in Context) Proverbs 27 (Whole Chapter)
Be wise, my son, and bring joy to my heart; then I can answer anyone who treats me with contempt.
Proverbs 27:10-12 (in Context) Proverbs 27 (Whole Chapter)
A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father, but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.
Proverbs 29:2-4 (in Context) Proverbs 29 (Whole Chapter)
So I commend the enjoyment of life, because nothing is better for a man under the sun than to eat and drink and be glad. Then joy will accompany him in his work all the days of the life God has given him under the sun.
Ecclesiastes 8:14-16 (in Context) Ecclesiastes 8 (Whole Chapter)
Go, eat your food with gladness, and drink your wine with a joyful heart, for it is now that God favors what you do.
Ecclesiastes 9:6-8 (in Context) Ecclesiastes 9 (Whole Chapter)
Be happy, young man, while you are young, and let your heart give you joy in the days of your youth. Follow the ways of your heart and whatever your eyes see, but know that for all these things God will bring you to judgment.
Ecclesiastes 11:8-10 (in Context) Ecclesiastes 11 (Whole Chapter)
You have enlarged the nation and increased their joy; they rejoice before you as people rejoice at the harvest, as men rejoice when dividing the plunder.