Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The king spake, and said, Is not this great Babylon, that I have built for the house of the kingdom by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty?
And when his heart was lifted up, and his spirit was strong for pride, he was brought down from the throne of his kingdom, and they took away his honor from him.
They will mock and speak in evil of oppression: they will speak from elevation.
Pride before a breaking, and a spirit lifted up before a fall
And he brought up a completion with the book, he will drag him in his net, and he will gather him in his fishnet: for this he will rejoice and be glad.
Behold, his soul being inflated in him, was not straight: and the just one shall live by his faithfulness.
And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou hast many good things laid up for many years; rest, eat, drink, be gladdened.
For whoever exalts himself shall be humbled; and he humbling himself shall be exalted.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, ye younger, be subjected to the elders. And all being subject to one another, be wrapped up in humility: for God opposes the proud, and gives grace to the humble.
And the beginning of his kingdom shall be Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar.
And it shall be in their removing from the east they shall find a valley in the land of Shmar; and they shall dwell there.
And the great city was in three parts, and the cities of the nations fell: and great Babylon was remembered before God, to give her the cup of the wine of the wrath of his anger.
And upon her forehead a name written, MYSTERY, BABYLON THE GREAT, MOTHER OF HARLOTS, AND OF THE ABOMINATIONS OF THE EARTH.
Standing from far off for fear of her torture, saying, Woe, woe, the great city Babylon, the strong city! for in one hour thy judgment came.
1 Chronicles 29:12
And riches and honor from before thee, and thou ruling over all, and in thy hand power and strength, and in thy hand to magnify and to strengthen to all.
2 Chronicles 2:5
And the house that I build is great: for great our God above all gods.
For he will say, Are not my chiefs united together kings?
By the hand of thy servants thou didst reproach Jehovah, and wilt thou say, By the multitude of my chariots I came up to the height of the mountains, to the thighs of Lebanon; and I will cut down the stature of his cedars, the choicest of his cypresses: and I will go into the height of his extremity, the forest of his Carmel.
Son of man, say to the leader of Tyre, Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Because thy heart was lifted up, and thou wilt say, I am God, I sat upon the seat of God in the heart of the seas; and thou art man and not God, and thou wilt give thy heart as the heart of God.
Speak and say, Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Behold me against thee Pharaoh, king of Egypt, the great sea-monster lying in the midst of his rivers, who said, The, river is to me, and I made me.
Thou, O king, God most high gave a kingdom and greatness and honor and splendor to Nebuchadnezzar thy father:
In his causing to see the riches of the glory of his kingdom, and the honor of his great splendor many days, eighty and one hundred days.
Man in honor shall not understand; being like as the beasts, they perished.
Praise Jehovah, O my soul. O Jehovah my God thou wert great exceedingly; thou didst put on strength and honor:
I will speak the splendor of the honor of thy majesty, and the words of thy wonders.
1 Corinthians 10:31
Whether therefore ye eat, whether ye drink, or what ye do, do ye all things to the glory of God.
And the nations of the saved shall walk about in her light: and the kings of the earth shall bring their glory and honour into her.
How was the city of praise not left, the city of my joy!