Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
haughty eyes, a lying tongue, hands that shed innocent blood;
Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Before destruction the heart of man is proud, but before honor is humility.
Penalties are prepared for scoffers, and beatings for the backs of fools.
When Haman saw that Mordecai didn't bow down, nor pay him homage, Haman was full of wrath.
Better is the end of a thing than its beginning. The patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit.
Then Herod, when he saw that he was mocked by the wise men, was exceedingly angry, and sent out, and killed all the male children who were in Bethlehem and in all the surrounding countryside, from two years old and under, according to the exact time which he had learned from the wise men.
Drive out the mocker, and strife will go out; yes, quarrels and insults will stop.