Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He loveth transgression that loveth strife: and he that exalteth his gate seeketh destruction.

General references

Bible References

Loveth

Proverbs 17:14
The beginning of contention is as when one letteth out water; therefore leave off strife before it become vehement.
Proverbs 29:9
If a wise man contendeth with a fool, whether he rage or laugh, he hath no rest.
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I fear lest perhaps coming I find you not such as I wish, and that I be found by you such as ye do not wish: lest there might be strifes, jealousies, angers, contentions, evil speakings, whisperings, puffings up, disturbances;
James 1:20
for man's wrath does not work God's righteousness.
James 3:14
but if ye have bitter emulation and strife in your hearts, do not boast and lie against the truth.

He that

Proverbs 16:18
Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Proverbs 18:12
Before destruction the heart of man is haughty; and before honour goeth humility.
Proverbs 24:27
Prepare thy work without, and put thy field in order, and afterwards build thy house.
1 Samuel 25:36
And Abigail came to Nabal; and behold, he held a feast in his house, like the feast of a king; and Nabal's heart was merry within him, for he was drunken to excess; so she told him nothing, less or more, until the morning light.
2 Samuel 15:1
And it came to pass after this, that Absalom prepared for himself chariots and horses, and fifty men to run before him.
1 Kings 1:5
And Adonijah the son of Haggith exalted himself, saying, I will be king; and he provided himself chariots and horsemen, and fifty men to run before him.
Jeremiah 22:13
Woe unto him that buildeth his house by unrighteousness, and his upper chambers by injustice; that taketh his neighbour's service without wages, and giveth him not his earning;
Daniel 4:20
The tree that thou sawest, which grew and was strong, whose height reached unto the heavens, and the sight of it to all the earth;

General references

Proverbs 16:18
Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.