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Proverbs 11:2 World English Bible (WEB)

When pride comes, then comes shame,
    but with humility comes wisdom.

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Proverbs 11:2 New International Version (NIV)

When pride comes, then comes disgrace,
    but with humility comes wisdom.

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Proverbs 12:9 World English Bible (WEB)

Better is he who is lightly esteemed, and has a servant,
    than he who honors himself, and lacks bread.

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Proverbs 12:9 New International Version (NIV)

Better to be a nobody and yet have a servant
    than pretend to be somebody and have no food.

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Proverbs 13:10 World English Bible (WEB)

10 Pride only breeds quarrels,
    but with ones who take advice is wisdom.

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Proverbs 13:10 New International Version (NIV)

10 Where there is strife, there is pride,
    but wisdom is found in those who take advice.

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Proverbs 15:25 World English Bible (WEB)

25 Yahweh will uproot the house of the proud,
    but he will keep the widow’s borders intact.

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Proverbs 15:25 New International Version (NIV)

25 The Lord tears down the house of the proud,
    but he sets the widow’s boundary stones in place.

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Proverbs 15:33 World English Bible (WEB)

33 The fear of Yahweh teaches wisdom.
    Before honor is humility.

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Proverbs 15:33 New International Version (NIV)

33 Wisdom’s instruction is to fear the Lord,
    and humility comes before honor.

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Proverbs 16:5 World English Bible (WEB)

Everyone who is proud in heart is an abomination to Yahweh:
    they shall certainly not be unpunished.

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Proverbs 16:5 New International Version (NIV)

The Lord detests all the proud of heart.
    Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished.

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Proverbs 16:18-19 World English Bible (WEB)

18 Pride goes before destruction,
    and a haughty spirit before a fall.
19 It is better to be of a lowly spirit with the poor,
    than to divide the plunder with the proud.

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Proverbs 16:18-19 New International Version (NIV)

18 Pride goes before destruction,
    a haughty spirit before a fall.

19 Better to be lowly in spirit along with the oppressed
    than to share plunder with the proud.

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Proverbs 18:12 World English Bible (WEB)

12 Before destruction the heart of man is proud,
    but before honor is humility.

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Proverbs 18:12 New International Version (NIV)

12 Before a downfall the heart is haughty,
    but humility comes before honor.

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Proverbs 21:4 World English Bible (WEB)

A high look, and a proud heart,
    the lamp of the wicked, is sin.

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Proverbs 21:4 New International Version (NIV)

Haughty eyes and a proud heart—
    the unplowed field of the wicked—produce sin.

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Proverbs 21:24 World English Bible (WEB)

24 The proud and haughty man, “scoffer” is his name;
    he works in the arrogance of pride.

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Proverbs 21:24 New International Version (NIV)

24 The proud and arrogant person—“Mocker” is his name—
    behaves with insolent fury.

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Proverbs 22:4 World English Bible (WEB)

The result of humility and the fear of Yahweh
    is wealth, honor, and life.

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Proverbs 22:4 New International Version (NIV)

Humility is the fear of the Lord;
    its wages are riches and honor and life.

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Proverbs 25:6-7 World English Bible (WEB)

Don’t exalt yourself in the presence of the king,
    or claim a place among great men;
for it is better that it be said to you, “Come up here,”
    than that you should be put lower in the presence of the prince,
    whom your eyes have seen.

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Proverbs 25:6-7 New International Version (NIV)

Do not exalt yourself in the king’s presence,
    and do not claim a place among his great men;
it is better for him to say to you, “Come up here,”
    than for him to humiliate you before his nobles.

What you have seen with your eyes

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