What The Bible Says About Pride

Pride

Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.
Proverbs 16:18

Woe unto them that are wise in their own eyes, and prudent in their own sight!
Isaiah 5:21

Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
Proverbs 26:12

Look on every one that is proud, and bring him low; and tread down the wicked in their place.
Job 40:12

An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin.
Proverbs 21:4

Thou hast rebuked the proud that are cursed, which do err from thy commandments.
Psalm 119:21

He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the Lord shall be made fat. He that trusteth in his own heart is a fool: but whoso walketh wisely, he shall be delivered.
Proverbs 28:25,26

And he said unto them, Ye are they which justify yourselves before men; but God knoweth your hearts: for that which is highly esteemed among men is abomination in the sight of God.
Luke 16:15

The fear of the Lord is to hate evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.
Proverbs 8:13

Let another man praise thee, and not thine own mouth; a stranger, and not thine own lips.
Proverbs 27:2

But he that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord. For not he that commendeth himself is approved, but whom the Lord commendeth.
2 Corinthians 10:17,18

How can ye believe, which receive honour one of another, and seek not the honour that cometh from God only?
John 5:44

And he sat down, and called the twelve, and saith unto them, If any man desire to be first, the same shall be last of all, and servant of all.
Mark 9:35

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