|Last Updated : August 19, 2010
"The wicked, through the pride of his countenance, will not
seek after God: God is not in all his thoughts."
Psalms 10:4, KJV
"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, KJV
"When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is
Proverbs 11:2, KJV
"Only by pride cometh contention: but with the well advised
Proverbs 13:10, KJV
"In the mouth of the foolish is a rod of pride: but the lips
of the wise shall preserve them."
Proverbs 14:3, KJV
"The fear of the LORD is the instruction of wisdom; and
before honour is humility."
Proverbs 15:33, KJV
"Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit
before a fall. Better it is to be of an humble spirit with
the lowly, than to divide the spoil with the proud."
Proverbs 16:18-19, KJV
"A man's pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold
the humble in spirit."
Proverbs 29:23, KJV
"Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I
will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me;
for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest
unto your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is
Matthew 11:28-30, KJV
"At the same time came the disciples unto Jesus, saying, Who
is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven? And Jesus called a
little child unto him, and set him in the midst of them, And
said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be converted, and
become as little children, ye shall not enter into the
kingdom of heaven. Whosoever therefore shall humble himself
as this little child, the same is greatest in the kingdom of
Matthew 18:1-4, KJV
"And he put forth a parable to those which were bidden, when
he marked how they chose out the chief rooms; saying unto
them, When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not
down in the highest room; lest a more honourable man than
thou be bidden of him; And he that bade thee and him come
and say to thee, Give this man place; and thou begin with
shame to take the lowest room. But when thou art bidden, go
and sit down in the lowest room; that when he that bade thee
cometh, he may say unto thee, Friend, go up higher: then
shalt thou have worship in the presence of them that sit at
meat with thee. For whosoever exalteth himself shall be
abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted."
Luke 14:7-11, KJV
"But he giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth
the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble...Humble
yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift you
James 4:6, 10, KJV
"Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder.
Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed
with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace
to the humble. Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty
hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time:"
1 Peter 5:5-6, KJV
"For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and
the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the
Father, but is of the world."
1 John 2:16, KJV