Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Only by pride comes strife: but with the well advised is wisdom.
And he said unto her, What will you? She said unto him, Grant that these my two sons may sit, the one on your right hand, and the other on the left, in your kingdom.
And there was also a strife among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest.
Be tender loving one to another with brotherly love; in honor preferring one another;
Let nothing be done through strife or vain glory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than themselves.
3 John 1:9
I wrote unto the church: but Diotrephes, who loves to have the preeminence among them, receives us not.
And she said unto her, Is it a small matter that you have taken my husband? and would you take away my son's mandrakes also? And Rachel said, Therefore he shall lie with you tonight for your son's mandrakes.
For the LORD your God has chosen him out of all your tribes, to stand to minister in the name of the LORD, him and his sons forever.
And no man takes this honor unto himself, but he that is called of God, as was Aaron.