Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

It is not good to eat much honey: so for men to search their own glory is not glory.

Not good

General references

Bible References

Not good

Proverbs 25:16
Have thou found honey? Eat as much as is sufficient for thee, lest thou be filled with it, and vomit it.

So

Proverbs 27:2
Let another man praise thee, and not thine own mouth, a stranger, and not thine own lips.
John 5:44
How can ye believe, who receive glory from each other, and seek not the glory from the only God?
2 Corinthians 12:1
(Really, to me boasting is not helpful.) For I will come to visions and revelations of Lord.
Philippians 2:3
in nothing according to selfish ambition or empty conceit, but in humility considering each other surpassing yourselves.

General references

Proverbs 27:2
Let another man praise thee, and not thine own mouth, a stranger, and not thine own lips.