Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honour is humility.
When pride cometh, then cometh shame; But with the lowly is wisdom.
Pride goeth before destruction, And a haughty spirit before a fall.
A man's pride shall bring him low; But he that is of a lowly spirit shall obtain honor.
Behold, this was the iniquity of thy sister Sodom: pride, fulness of bread, and prosperous ease was in her and in her daughters; neither did she strengthen the hand of the poor and needy.
Son of man, say unto the prince of Tyre, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Because thy heart is lifted up, and thou hast said, I am a god, I sit in the seat of God, in the midst of the seas; yet thou art man, and not God, though thou didst set thy heart as the heart of God;-
but hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou and thy lords, thy wives and thy concubines, have drunk wine from them; and thou hast praised the gods of silver and gold, of brass, iron, wood, and stone, which see not, nor hear, nor know; and the God in whose hand thy breath is, and whose are all thy ways, hast thou not glorified.
And upon a set day Herod arrayed himself in royal apparel, and sat on the throne, and made an oration unto them.
The fear of Jehovah is the instruction of wisdom; And before honor goeth humility.
Wherefore I abhor myself , And repent in dust and ashes.
Then said I, Woe is me! for I am undone; because I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the midst of a people of unclean lips: for mine eyes have seen the King, Jehovah of hosts.
And while I was speaking, and praying, and confessing my sin and the sin of my people Israel, and presenting my supplication before Jehovah my God for the holy mountain of my God;
For everyone that exalteth himself shall be humbled; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.
1 Peter 5:5
Likewise, ye younger, be subject unto the elder. Yea, all of you gird yourselves with humility, to serve one another: for God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace to the humble.