New Living Translation
Pride goes before destruction, and haughtiness before a fall.
King James Bible
Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.
Darby Bible Translation
Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
World English Bible
Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Young's Literal Translation
Before destruction is pride, And before stumbling -- a haughty spirit.'
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LibraryTrust in God --True Wisdom
A sermon (No. 392) delivered on Sunday Morning, May 12th, 1861, at the Metropolitan Tabernacle, Newington, by C. H. Spurgeon. "He that handleth a matter wisely shall find good: and whoso trusteth in the Lord, happy is he."--Proverbs 16:20. Wisdom is man's true path--that which enables him to accomplish best the end of his being, and which therefore gives to him the richest enjoyment and the fullest play for all his powers. Wisdom is the compass by which man is to steer across the trackless waste …
C.H. Spurgeon—Sermons on Proverbs
A Wise Desire
1 Samuel 17:42
sneering in contempt at this ruddy-faced boy.
All who fear the LORD will hate evil. Therefore, I hate pride and arrogance, corruption and perverse speech.
Pride leads to disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.
Anyone who loves to quarrel loves sin; anyone who trusts in high walls invites disaster.
Haughtiness goes before destruction; humility precedes honor.
Pride ends in humiliation, while humility brings honor.
You have been deceived by the fear you inspire in others and by your own pride. You live in a rock fortress and control the mountain heights. But even if you make your nest among the peaks with the eagles, I will bring you crashing down," says the LORD.
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