Because everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, but the person who humbles himself will be exalted."
stared down and subdued every proud person, trampled the wicked right where they are,
I will destroy the one who secretly slanders a friend. I will not allow the proud and haughty to prevail.
The house of the proud the LORD will demolish, but he will protect the widow's boundary line.
A person's pride will bring about his downfall, but the humble in spirit will gain honor.
"For the LORD of the Heavenly Armies has reserved a time to oppose all who are proud and haughty, and the self-exalting they will be humbled.
The arrogant one will stumble and fall, and there will be no one to lift him up. I'll set fire to his cities, and it will devour everything around him."
"The coming day is certainly going to burn like a furnace. All the arrogant and all who practice evil will be stubble the coming day will set them on fire," says the LORD of the Heavenly Armies, "so that it will leave them neither root nor branch.
He pulled powerful rulers from their thrones and lifted up humble people.