New Living Translation
Pride leads to disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.
King James Bible
When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom.
Darby Bible Translation
When pride cometh, then cometh shame; but with the lowly is wisdom.
World English Bible
When pride comes, then comes shame, but with humility comes wisdom.
Young's Literal Translation
Pride hath come, and shame cometh, And with the lowly is wisdom.
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LibraryA Wise Minister Will be Successful.
Text.--He that winneth souls is wise.--Proverbs xi. 30. I PREACHED last Friday evening from the same text, on the method of dealing with sinners by private Christians. My object at this time is to take up the more public means of grace, with particular reference to the DUTIES OF MINISTERS. As I observed in my last lecture, wisdom is the choice and pursuit of the best end by the most appropriate means. The great end for which the Christian Ministry was appointed, is to glorify God in the salvation …
Charles Grandison Finney—Lectures on Revivals of Religion
How to Preach the Gospel.
The Desire of the Righteous Granted;
How those are to be Admonished who Decline the Office of Preaching Out of Too Great Humility, and those who Seize on it with Precipitate Haste.
Pride goes before destruction, and haughtiness before a fall.
Haughtiness goes before destruction; humility precedes honor.
Pride ends in humiliation, while humility brings honor.
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