Proverbs on Humility/Pride

Proverbs 3:34

The Lord mocks at mockers, but he shows favor to the humble.

Proverbs 11:2

Pride leads to disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.

Proverbs 13:10

 Pride leads to arguments; those who take advice are wise.

Proverbs 16:5

The Lord despises pride; be assured that the proud will be punished.

Proverbs 16:18

Pride goes before destruction and haughtiness before a fall.

Proverbs 16:19

It is better to live humbly with the poor than to share plunder with the proud.

Proverbs 18:12

Haughtiness goes before destruction; humility precedes honor.

Proverbs 21:4

Haughty eyes, a proud heart, and evil actions are all sin.

Proverbs 25:27

Just as it is not good to eat too much honey, it is not good for people to think about all the honors they deserve.

Proverbs 26:12

There is more hope for fools than for people who think they are wise.

Proverbs 27:2

Don’t praise yourself; let others do it.

Proverbs 28:11

Rich people picture themselves as wise, but their real poverty is evident to the poor.

Proverbs 29:23

Pride ends in humiliation, while humility brings honor.

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