Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The fear of the LORD is the instruction of wisdom; and before honour is humility.

General references

Bible References

Fear

Proverbs 1:7
The fear of LORD is the beginning of knowledge. The foolish despise wisdom and instruction.
Proverbs 8:13
The fear of LORD is to hate evil. Pride, and arrogance, and the evil way, and the perverse mouth, do I hate.
Job 28:28
And to man he said, Behold, the fear of LORD, that is wisdom, and to depart from evil is understanding.
Psalm 34:11
Come, ye children, hearken to me. I will teach you the fear of LORD.
Psalm 111:10
The fear of LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and all who act accordingly have a good understanding. His praise endures forever.

And

Proverbs 18:12
Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honor [is] humility.
Proverbs 25:6
Put not thyself forward in the presence of the king, and stand not in the place of great men.
Proverbs 29:23
A man's pride shall bring him low, but he who is of a lowly spirit shall obtain honor.
Luke 14:11
Because every man who lifts himself up will be made lower, and he who makes himself lower will be lifted up.
Philippians 2:5
Indeed have this way to think in you, that also was in Christ Jesus,
James 4:10
Be ye made lower in the sight of the Lord, and he will lift you up.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise younger men should be subordinate to the elder men. And all being subordinate to each other, clothe yourselves with humility, because God sets himself against the haughty, but gives grace to the lowly.

General references

Matthew 23:12
And he who will exalt himself will be made low, and he who will make himself low will be exalted.