Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


{A Song of degrees of David.} LORD, my heart is not haughty, nor mine eyes lofty: neither do I exercise myself in great matters, or in things too high for me.

General references

Bible References

My heart

Numbers 12:3
Now, the man Moses, was patient, exceedingly, - above all the sons of earth, who were on the face of the ground.
Deuteronomy 17:20
that his heart may not be lifted up above his brethren, and he may not turn aside from the commandment to the right hand or to the left, - that he may prolong his days over his kingdom - he and his sons, in the midst of Israel.
1 Samuel 16:13
And Samuel took the horn of oil, and anointed him in the midst of his brethren. And the Spirit of Yahweh came mightily upon David, from that day forward. Then arose Samuel, and went his way unto Ramah.
1 Samuel 17:15
whereas, David, kept going and returning from Saul, - to tend his father's sheep at Bethlehem.
1 Samuel 18:23
And the servants of Saul spake, in the ears of David, these words. And David said - Seemeth it a light thing, in your eyes, to become son-in-law to the king, seeing that, I, am a poor man and lightly esteemed?
Matthew 11:29
Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me, - because, meek, am I and lowly, in heart, and ye shall find rest unto your souls;
Acts 20:19
doing service unto the Lord, with all humility and tears, and temptations which befell me through the plots of the Jews:
1 Thessalonians 2:6
Nor, of men, seeking glory - either from you, or from others, though we could have assumed, dignity, as Apostles of Christ;


Psalm 78:70
And made choice of David his servant, And took him from among the folds of the sheep:
Jeremiah 17:16
But as for me, I have neither forced myself away from tending the flock after thee, Nor yet for the woeful day, have I longed - thou, knowest, - That which came out of my lips, before thy face, was uttered.
Jeremiah 45:5
Wouldst, thou, then seek to secure for thyself great things? Do not seek! For behold me! bringing in calamity upon all flesh, Declareth Yahweh, Nevertheless I will give thee thine own life as a spoil, in all places whithersoever thou goest.
Amos 7:14
Then answered Amos, and said unto Amaziah, No prophet, was I, - nor the son of a prophet, was I, - but, a herdman, was I, and a preparer of sycamore fruit;
Romans 12:16
The same thing, one to another regarding, - not the lofty things regarding, but, by the lowly, being led along. Be not getting presumptuous in your own opinion:

High for me

Psalm 139:6
Knowledge, too wonderful, for me! high, I cannot attain to it!
Job 42:3
Who is it that hideth counsel without knowledge? Therefore, have I declared, but not understood, things too wonderful for me, which I could not know.
Romans 11:33
Oh! the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable his judgments! and untraceable his ways!

General references

Proverbs 30:13
A generation! How lofty are its eyes, and its eyelashes uplifted.
Luke 18:17
Verily I say unto you - Whosoever shall not welcome the kingdom of God, as a child, in nowise shall enter thereinto.