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Yea also, because he transgresseth by wine, he is a proud man, neither keepeth at home, who enlargeth his desire as hell, and is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathereth unto him all nations, and heapeth unto him all people:
A proud man
Wine makes a mocker, and beer a reveler, and whoever errs concerning them shall never be wise.
For who shall be the woe? for who shall be the woe? for who contention? for who quarrels? for who the wounds without cause? who shall have redness of eyes?
It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine; nor is beer for princes
Woe unto them that rise up early in the morning that they may continue their drunkenness; that continue until night until wine inflames them!
Prepare the table, watch in the watchtower, eat, drink; arise, ye princes, and anoint the shield.
In their heat I will place their feasts before them, and I will make them drunken that they may rejoice and sleep an eternal sleep and not wake, said the LORD.
Belshazzar the king made a great banquet to a thousand of his lords, and against the thousand he drank wine.
What do ye imagine against the LORD? he will make an utter end; he will not hold back the tribulation the second time.
A proud man
Behold, he whose soul is not upright in him will become filled with pride, but the just in his faith shall live.
For the LORD, who is high and lifted up, looks upon the humble, but the proud he does not know.
There is a generation, O how lofty are their eyes! and their eyelids are lifted up.
The lofty looks of man shall be humbled, and the haughtiness of men shall be bowed down, and the LORD alone shall be exalted in that day.
We have heard of the pride of Moab; he is very proud, even of his haughtiness and his pride and his wrath, but his lies shall not be so.
Call together the archers against Babylon; all ye that bend the bow, camp against it round about; let none thereof escape: recompense her according to her work; according to all that she has done, do unto her; for she has become proud against the LORD, against the Holy One of Israel.
But when his heart made itself arrogant, and his spirit hardened itself in pride, he was deposed from the throne of his kingdom, and they took his glory from him:
But he gives greater grace. Therefore he says, God resists the proud, but gives grace unto the humble.
Woe unto those that join house to house, that lay field to field, until they have done away with the borders! Will ye dwell alone in the midst of the earth?
Howbeit he shall not think like this; not even in his heart shall he imagine this way of doing things, but his thought shall be to destroy and cut off nations not a few.
Sheol and hell are never full; so the eyes of man are never satisfied.
The horseleach has two daughters, which are called, Give, give. There are three things that are never satisfied, yea, four things say not, It is enough:
He that loves money shall not be satisfied with money; nor he that loves abundance with increase; this is also vanity.
Because thou hast spoiled many nations, all the other peoples shall spoil thee because of human blood and for the robberies of the land, of the cities, and of all that dwell therein.
Those that see thee shall narrowly look upon thee, and consider thee, saying, Is this the man that made the earth to tremble; that shook the kingdoms;
behold, I will send and take all the families of the north wind, saith the LORD, and Nebuchadrezzar the king of Babylon, my slave, and will bring them against this land and against its inhabitants and against all these nations round about and will utterly destroy them and make them an astonishment, and a hissing, and perpetual desolations.