Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the day of the LORD of hosts shall be upon every one that is proud and lofty, and upon every one that is lifted up; and he shall be brought low:
Jehovah of hosts hath purposed it, to stain the pride of all glory, to bring into contempt all the honorable of the earth.
There are six things which Jehovah hateth; Yea, seven which are an abomination unto him:
Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to Jehovah: Though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.
Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise and extol and honor the King of heaven; for all his works are truth, and his ways justice; and those that walk in pride he is able to abase.
But when his heart was lifted up, and his spirit was hardened so that he dealt proudly, he was deposed from his kingly throne, and they took his glory from him:
And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be humbled; and whosoever shall humble himself shall be exalted.
For everyone that exalteth himself shall be humbled; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.
But he giveth more grace. Wherefore the scripture'saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble.
Pride goeth before destruction, And a haughty spirit before a fall.
I will lay waste mountains and hills, and dry up all their herbs; and I will make the rivers islands, and will dry up the pools.
And a bastard shall dwell in Ashdod, and I will cut off the pride of the Philistines.
Behold, a day of Jehovah cometh, when thy spoil shall be divided in the midst of thee.