Proverbs 16:18
Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Cross References
1 Samuel 17:42
When the Philistine looked and saw David, he despised him because he was just a boy, ruddy and handsome.

Proverbs 8:13
To fear the LORD is to hate evil; I hate arrogant pride, evil conduct, and perverse speech.

Proverbs 11:2
When pride comes, disgrace follows, but with humility comes wisdom.

Proverbs 17:19
He who loves transgression loves strife; he who builds his gate high invites destruction.

Proverbs 18:12
Before his downfall a man's heart is proud, but humility comes before honor.

Proverbs 29:23
A man's pride will bring him low, but a humble spirit will obtain honor.

Jeremiah 49:16
The terror you cause and the pride of your heart have deceived you, O dwellers in the clefts of the rocks, O occupiers of the mountain summit. Though you elevate your nest like the eagle, even from there I will bring you down," declares the LORD.

Ezekiel 29:9
The land of Egypt will become a desolate wasteland. Then they will know that I am the LORD. Because you said, 'The Nile is mine; I made it,'

Obadiah 1:3
The pride of your heart has deceived you, O dwellers in the clefts of the rocks whose habitation is the heights, who say in your heart, 'Who can bring me down to the ground?'

Treasury of Scripture
Pride goes before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.

Proverbs 11:2
When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom.

Proverbs 17:19
He loveth transgression that loveth strife: and he that exalteth his gate seeketh destruction.

Proverbs 18:12
Before destruction the heart of man is haughty, and before honour is humility.


Proverbs 16:17
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