Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For they loved the praise of men more than the praise of God.
I receive not glory from man.
When therefore thou doest alms, thou shouldst not sound the trumpet before thee, as hypocrites do in the assemblies, and in the streets, that they might be praised by men. Verily I say to you, They have their reward.
And all their works do they, to be seen by men: and make broad their preservatives, and enlarge the border of their garments
And he said to them, Ye are they justifying yourselves before men; and God knows your hearts: for the high with men is abomination before God.
All the fat ones of the earth shall eat and worship before him, and all they going down to dust shall bow down, and he preserved not alive his soul.
1 Thessalonians 2:6
Neither seeking glory of men, nor of you, nor of others, being able to be in weight, as the sent of Christ.
The praise of god
If any one would serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there also shall be my servant: and if any one serve me, him will the Father honour.
Jesus answered, If I honour myself, my honour is nothing: it is my Father honouring me; whom ye say, that he is your God:
1 Samuel 2:30
For this Jehovah the God of Israel said, Saying, I said, Thy house and the house of thy father shall go before me even forever: and now Jehovah said, Far be it for me; for them honoring me I will honor, and they despising me shall be contemned.
And he said to him, Well, good servant: because thou west faithful in the least, be thou having power over ten cities.
To them truly by perseverance of the good work they seek glory and honour and immortality, eternal life:
1 Corinthians 4:5
Therefore judge ye nothing before the time, until the Lord come, who also, will bring to light the hidden things of darkness, and make manifest the counsels of hearts: and then shall praise be to each from God.
2 Corinthians 10:18
For not he recommending himself, this is acceptable, but whom the Lord recommends.
1 Peter 1:7
That the proof of your faith, much more precious than perishing gold, and being tried by fire, might be found to praise and honour and glory at the revelation of Jesus Christ:
1 Peter 3:4
But the hidden man of the heart, in the uncorruptedness of a mild and quiet spirit, which is before God of great price.