'Conceit' in the Bible
Men therefore [reverently] fear Him; He regards and respects not any who are wise in heart [in their own understanding and conceit].
But humanity cannot last, despite its conceit; it will pass away just like the animals.
Humanity, despite its conceit, does not understand that it will perish, just like the animals. A song of Asaph.
Those who watch me all day have harassed me, for there are many who fight against me out of conceit.
The sin of their mouth is the word on their lips. They will be caught in their own conceit; for they speak curses and lies.
Their eyes bulge with fat. Their minds pass the limits of conceit.
The rich man's wealth is his strong city, and as an high wall in his own conceit.
The names "Proud," "Arrogant," and "Mocker" fit whoever acts with presumptuous conceit.
Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit.
Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
The sluggard is wiser in his own conceit than seven men that can render a reason.
The rich man is wise in his own conceit; but the poor that hath understanding searcheth him out.
We have heard of the pride of Moab, that he is very proud -- "even of his arrogance, his conceit, his wrath, his untruthful boasting.
We have heard about Moab's pride he's very proud his haughtiness, his arrogance, his insolence, and his conceit.
of the same mind one toward another, not minding the high things, but with the lowly going along; become not wise in your own conceit;
[ You behave as if] you are already filled and think you have enough [you are full and content, feeling no need of anything more]! Already you have become rich [in spiritual gifts and graces]! [Without any counsel or instruction from us, in your conceit], you have ascended your thrones and come into your kingdom without including us! And would that it were true and that you did reign, so that we might be sharing the kingdom with you!
Do nothing out of rivalry or conceit, but in humility consider others as more important than yourselves.
Let no one defraud you by acting as an umpire and declaring you unworthy and disqualifying you for the prize, insisting on self-abasement and worship of angels, taking his stand on visions [he claims] he has seen, vainly puffed up by his sensuous notions and inflated by his unspiritual thoughts and fleshly conceit,
He must not be a new convert, or he may [develop a beclouded and stupid state of mind] as the result of pride [be blinded by conceit, and] fall into the condemnation that the devil [once] did.
He is puffed up with pride and stupefied with conceit, [although he is] woefully ignorant. He has a morbid fondness for controversy and disputes and strife about words, which result in (produce) envy and jealousy, quarrels and dissension, abuse and insults and slander, and base suspicions,