'Proud' in the Bible
God doth not turn back His anger, Under Him bowed have proud helpers.
By His power He hath quieted the sea, And by His understanding smitten the proud.
Scatter abroad the wrath of thine anger, And see every proud one, and make him low.
See every proud one -- humble him, And tread down the wicked in their place.
Love Jehovah, all ye His saints, Jehovah is keeping the faithful, And recompensing abundantly a proud doer.
O the happiness of the man Who hath made Jehovah his trust, And hath not turned unto the proud, And those turning aside to lies.
O God, the proud have risen up against me, And a company of the terrible sought my soul, And have not placed Thee before them,
Be lifted up, O Judge of the earth, Send back a recompence on the proud.
Whoso slandereth in secret his neighbour, Him I cut off, The high of eyes and proud of heart, him I endure not.
Thou hast rebuked the cursed proud, Who are erring from Thy commands.
The proud have utterly scorned me, From Thy law I have not turned aside.
Forged against me falsehood have the proud, I with the whole heart keep Thy precepts.
Ashamed are the proud, For with falsehood they dealt perversely with me. I meditate in Thy precepts.
The proud have digged for me pits, That are not according to Thy law.
Make sure Thy servant for good, Let not the proud oppress me.
Then passed over our soul had the proud waters.
The proud hid a snare for me -- and cords, They spread a net by the side of the path, Snares they have set for me. Selah.
The house of the proud Jehovah pulleth down, And He setteth up the border of the widow.
An abomination to Jehovah is every proud one of heart, Hand to hand he is not acquitted.
Better is humility of spirit with the poor, Than to apportion spoil with the proud.
Proud, haughty, scorner is his name, Who is working in the wrath of pride.
Whoso is proud in soul stirreth up contention, And whoso is trusting on Jehovah is made fat.
Turn round thine eyes from before me, Because they have made me proud. Thy hair is as a row of the goats, That have shone from Gilead,
For a day is to Jehovah of Hosts, For every proud and high one, And for every lifted up and low one,
And I have appointed on the world evil, And on the wicked their iniquity, And have caused to cease the excellency of the proud, And the excellency of the terrible I make low.
We have heard of the pride of Moab -- very proud, His pride, and his arrogance, and his wrath, Not right are his devices.
Woe to the proud crown of the drunkards of Ephraim. And the fading flower of the beauty of his glory, That is on the head of the fat valley of the broken down of wine.
By feet trodden down is the proud crown of the drunkards of Ephraim,
that Azariah son of Hoshaiah, and Johanan son of Kareah, and all the proud men, speak unto Jeremiah, saying, 'Falsehood thou art speaking; Jehovah our God hath not sent thee to say, Do not enter Egypt to sojourn there;
We have heard of the arrogance of Moab, Exceeding proud! His haughtiness, and his arrogance, And his pride, and the height of his heart,
Summon unto Babylon archers, all treading the bow, Encamp against her round about, Let her have no escape; Recompense to her according to her work, According to all that she did -- do to her, For unto Jehovah she hath been proud, Unto the Holy One of Israel.
And now, we are declaring the proud happy, Yea, built up have been those doing wickedness, Yea they have tempted God, and escape.'
For, lo, the day hath come, burning as a furnace, And all the proud, and every wicked doer, have been stubble, And burnt them hath the day that came, Said Jehovah of Hosts, That there is not left to them root or branch,
He did powerfully with His arm, He scattered abroad the proud in the thought of their heart,
evil-speakers, God-haters, insulting, proud, boasters, inventors of evil things, disobedient to parents,
he is proud, knowing nothing, but doting about questions and word-striving, out of which doth come envy, strife, evil-speakings, evil-surmisings,
for men shall be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud, evil-speakers, to parents disobedient, unthankful, unkind,
and greater grace he doth give, wherefore he saith, 'God against proud ones doth set Himself up, and to lowly ones He doth give grace?'
In like manner, ye younger, be subject to elders, and all to one another subjecting yourselves; with humble-mindedness clothe yourselves, because God the proud doth resist, but to the humble He doth give grace;