Do Not Be Proud
Most Relevant Verses
For by the grace given to me I ask every one of you not to think of yourself more highly than you should think, rather to think of yourself with sober judgment on the measure of faith that God has assigned each of you.
Do not act out of selfish ambition or conceit, but with humility think of others as being better than yourselves.
Don't continue to talk proudly, and don't speak arrogantly, for the LORD is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed.
Brothers, I have applied all this to Apollos and myself for your benefit, so that you may learn from us not to go beyond what the Scriptures say. Then you will stop boasting about one person at the expense of another.
Tell those who are rich in this age not to be arrogant and not to place their confidence in anything as uncertain as riches. Instead, let them place their confidence in God, who lavishly provides us with everything for our enjoyment.
How blessed is that strong person who places his trust in the LORD, and who has not acknowledged the proud nor resorted to lies.
The conclusion of something is better than its beginning, and a patient attitude is more valuable than a proud one.
"Does the ax exalt itself over the one who swings it? Or does the saw magnify itself in opposition to the one who wields it? As if a rod were to wield those who lift it, or as if a club were to brandish the one who is not wood!
He must not be a recent convert, so that he won't become arrogant and fall into the Devil's condemnation.
- Proud (120 instances)