Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honour is humility.

General references

Bible References

Destruction

Proverbs 11:2
When pride cometh, then cometh shame; But with the lowly is wisdom.
Proverbs 16:18
Pride goeth before destruction, And a haughty spirit before a fall.
Proverbs 29:23
A man's pride shall bring him low; But he that is of a lowly spirit shall obtain honor.
Ezekiel 16:49
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.
Ezekiel 28:2
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;-
Daniel 5:23
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.
Acts 12:21
And upon a set day Herod arrayed himself in royal apparel, and sat on the throne, and made an oration unto them.

And

Proverbs 15:33
The fear of Jehovah is the instruction of wisdom; And before honor goeth humility.
Job 42:6
Wherefore I abhor myself , And repent in dust and ashes.
Isaiah 6:5
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.
Daniel 9:20
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;
Luke 14:11
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.

General references

1 Kings 20:18
And he said, Whether they are come out for peace, take them alive, or whether they are come out for war, taken them alive.
Proverbs 16:18
Pride goeth before destruction, And a haughty spirit before a fall.