Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Put not your trust in princes, nor in the son of man, in whom there is no help.

Bible References

Put

Psalm 62:9
Truly men of low birth are nothing, and men of high position are not what they seem; if they are put in the scales together they are less than a breath.
Psalm 118:8
It is better to have faith in the Lord than to put one's hope in man.
Isaiah 2:22
Have no more to do with man, whose life is only a breath, for he is of no value.
Isaiah 31:3
For the Egyptians are men, and not God; and their horses are flesh, and not spirit: and when the Lord's hand is stretched out, the helper and he who is helped will come down together.
Isaiah 37:6
And Isaiah said to them, This is what you are to say to your master: The Lord says, Be not troubled by the words which the servants of the king of Assyria have said against me in your hearing.
Jeremiah 17:5
This is what the Lord has said: Cursed is the man who puts his faith in man, and makes flesh his arm, and whose heart is turned away from the Lord.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain