Verses About Pride

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Exodus 18:11 ESV: Now I know that the Lord is greater than all gods, because in this affair they dealt arrogantly with the people.”

Leviticus 26:19 ESV: And I will break the pride of your power, and I will make your heavens like iron and your earth like bronze.

1 Samuel 2:3-5 ESV: Talk no more so very proudly, let not arrogance come from your mouth; for the Lord is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed. The bows of the mighty are broken, but the feeble bind on strength. Those who were full have hired themselves out for bread, but those who were hungry have ceased to hunger. The barren has borne seven, but she who has many children is forlorn.

2 Kings 5:11-13 ESV: But Naaman was angry and went away, saying, “Behold, I thought that he would surely come out to me and stand and call upon the name of the Lord his God, and wave his hand over the place and cure the leper. Are not Abana and Pharpar, the rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? Could I not wash in them and be clean?” So he turned and went away in a rage. But his servants came near and said to him, “My father, it is a great word the prophet has spoken to you; will you not do it? Has he actually said to you, ‘Wash, and be clean’?”

2 Kings 14:10 ESV: You have indeed struck down Edom, and your heart has lifted you up. Be content with your glory, and stay at home, for why should you provoke trouble so that you fall, you and Judah with you?”

2 Chronicles 25:19 ESV: You say, ‘See, I have struck down Edom,’ and your heart has lifted you up in boastfulness. But now stay at home. Why should you provoke trouble so that you fall, you and Judah with you?”

Esther 6:6 ESV: So Haman came in, and the king said to him, “What should be done to the man whom the king delights to honor?” And Haman said to himself, “Whom would the king delight to honor more than me?”

Job 13:2 ESV: What you know, I also know; I am not inferior to you.

Job 13:5 ESV: Oh that you would keep silent, and it would be your wisdom!

Job 15:1-13 ESV: Then Eliphaz the Temanite answered and said: “Should a wise man answer with windy knowledge, and fill his belly with the east wind? Should he argue in unprofitable talk, or in words with which he can do no good? But you are doing away with the fear of God and hindering meditation before God. For your iniquity teaches your mouth, and you choose the tongue of the crafty.

Job 21:31 ESV: Who declares his way to his face, and who repays him for what he has done?

Job 37:24 ESV: Therefore men fear him; he does not regard any who are wise in their own conceit.”

Psalm 9:20 ESV: Put them in fear, O Lord! Let the nations know that they are but men! Selah

Psalm 75:4-6 ESV: I say to the boastful, ‘Do not boast,’ and to the wicked, ‘Do not lift up your horn; do not lift up your horn on high, or speak with haughty neck.’” For not from the east or from the west and not from the wilderness comes lifting up,

Psalm 101:5 ESV: Whoever slanders his neighbor secretly I will destroy. Whoever has a haughty look and an arrogant heart I will not endure.

Psalm 119:78 ESV: Let the insolent be put to shame, because they have wronged me with falsehood; as for me, I will meditate on your precepts.

Psalm 138:6 ESV: For though the Lord is high, he regards the lowly, but the haughty he knows from afar.

Proverbs 6:16-17 ESV: There are six things that the Lord hates, seven that are an abomination to him: Haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood,

Proverbs 8:13 ESV: The fear of the Lord is hatred of evil. Pride and arrogance and the way of evil and perverted speech I hate.

Proverbs 10:17 ESV: Whoever heeds instruction is on the path to life, but he who rejects reproof leads others astray.

Proverbs 11:2 ESV: When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with the humble is wisdom.

Proverbs 11:12 ESV: Whoever belittles his neighbor lacks sense, but a man of understanding remains silent.

Proverbs 12:9 ESV: Better to be lowly and have a servant than to play the great man and lack bread.

Proverbs 12:15 ESV: The way of a fool is right in his own eyes, but a wise man listens to advice.

Proverbs 13:10 ESV: By insolence comes nothing but strife, but with those who take advice is wisdom.

Proverbs 15:12 ESV: A scoffer does not like to be reproved; he will not go to the wise.

Proverbs 16:5 ESV: Everyone who is arrogant in heart is an abomination to the Lord; be assured, he will not go unpunished.

Proverbs 16:18 ESV: Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.

Proverbs 16:19 ESV: It is better to be of a lowly spirit with the poor than to divide the spoil with the proud.

Proverbs 17:19 ESV: Whoever loves transgression loves strife; he who makes his door high seeks destruction.

Proverbs 18:12 ESV: Before destruction a man’s heart is haughty, but humility comes before honor.

Proverbs 21:4 ESV: Haughty eyes and a proud heart, the lamp of the wicked, are sin.

Proverbs 21:24 ESV: “Scoffer” is the name of the arrogant, haughty man who acts with arrogant pride.

Proverbs 25:14 ESV: Like clouds and wind without rain is a man who boasts of a gift he does not give.

Proverbs 25:27 ESV: It is not good to eat much honey, nor is it glorious to seek one’s own glory.

Proverbs 26:12 ESV: Do you see a man who is wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.

Proverbs 27:2 ESV: Let another praise you, and not your own mouth; a stranger, and not your own lips.

Proverbs 28:11 ESV: A rich man is wise in his own eyes, but a poor man who has understanding will find him out.

Proverbs 29:8 ESV: Scoffers set a city aflame, but the wise turn away wrath.

Proverbs 29:23 ESV: One’s pride will bring him low, but he who is lowly in spirit will obtain honor.

Proverbs 30:12 ESV: There are those who are clean in their own eyes but are not washed of their filth.

Isaiah 2:11-17 ESV: The haughty looks of man shall be brought low, and the lofty pride of men shall be humbled, and the Lord alone will be exalted in that day. For the Lord of hosts has a day against all that is proud and lofty, against all that is lifted up—and it shall be brought low;  against all the cedars of Lebanon, lofty and lifted up; and against all the oaks of Bashan; against all the lofty mountains, and against all the uplifted hills; against every high tower, and against every fortified wall; against all the ships of Tarshish, and against all the beautiful craft. And the haughtiness of man shall be humbled, and the lofty pride of men shall be brought low, and the Lord alone will be exalted in that day.

Isaiah 3:16-26 ESV: The Lord said: Because the daughters of Zion are haughty and walk with outstretched necks, glancing wantonly with their eyes, mincing along as they go, tinkling with their feet, therefore the Lord will strike with a scab the heads of the daughters of Zion, and the Lord will lay bare their secret parts.

Isaiah 5:15 ESV: Man is humbled, and each one is brought low, and the eyes of the haughty are brought low.

Isaiah 9:9-10 ESV: and all the people will know, Ephraim and the inhabitants of Samaria, who say in pride and in arrogance of heart: “The bricks have fallen, but we will build with dressed stones; the sycamores have been cut down, but we will put cedars in their place.”

Jeremiah 9:23-24 ESV: Thus says the Lord: “Let not the wise man boast in his wisdom, let not the mighty man boast in his might, let not the rich man boast in his riches, But let him who boasts boast in this, that he understands and knows me, that I am the Lord who practices steadfast love, justice, and righteousness in the earth. For in these things I delight, declares the Lord.”

Jeremiah 13:9 ESV: “Thus says the Lord: Even so will I spoil the pride of Judah and the great pride of Jerusalem.

Jeremiah 13:15 ESV: Hear and give ear; be not proud, for the Lord has spoken.

Jeremiah 13:17 ESV: But if you will not listen, my soul will weep in secret for your pride; my eyes will weep bitterly and run down with tears, because the Lord’s flock has been taken captive.

Ezekiel 28:17 ESV: Your heart was proud because of your beauty; you corrupted your wisdom for the sake of your splendor. I cast you to the ground; I exposed you before kings, to feast their eyes on you.

Daniel 4:30-34 ESV: And the king answered and said, “Is not this great Babylon, which I have built by my mighty power as a royal residence and for the glory of my majesty?” While the words were still in the king’s mouth, there fell a voice from heaven, “O King Nebuchadnezzar, to you it is spoken: The kingdom has departed from you, and you shall be driven from among men, and your dwelling shall be with the beasts of the field. And you shall be made to eat grass like an ox, and seven periods of time shall pass over you, until you know that the Most High rules the kingdom of men and gives it to whom he will.” Immediately the word was fulfilled against Nebuchadnezzar. He was driven from among men and ate grass like an ox, and his body was wet with the dew of heaven till his hair grew as long as eagles’ feathers, and his nails were like birds’ claws. At the end of the days I, Nebuchadnezzar, lifted my eyes to heaven, and my reason returned to me, and I blessed the Most High, and praised and honored him who lives forever, for his dominion is an everlasting dominion, and his kingdom endures from generation to generation;

Obadiah 1:3 ESV: The pride of your heart has deceived you, you who live in the clefts of the rock, in your lofty dwelling, who say in your heart, “Who will bring me down to the ground?”

Matthew 23:10-12 ESV: Neither be called instructors, for you have one instructor, the Christ. The greatest among you shall be your servant. Whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.

Mark 7:21 ESV: For from within, out of the heart of man, come evil thoughts, sexual immorality, theft, murder, adultery,

Mark 12:38 ESV: And in his teaching he said, “Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes and like greetings in the marketplaces

Luke 1:51-52 ESV: He has shown strength with his arm; he has scattered the proud in the thoughts of their hearts; He has brought down the mighty from their thrones and exalted those of humble estate;

Luke 11:43 ESV: Woe to you Pharisees! For you love the best seat in the synagogues and greetings in the marketplaces.

Romans 1:22 ESV: Claiming to be wise, they became fools,

Romans 1:29-30 ESV: They were filled with all manner of unrighteousness, evil, covetousness, malice. They are full of envy, murder, strife, deceit, maliciousness. They are gossips, slanderers, haters of God, insolent, haughty, boastful, inventors of evil, disobedient to parents,

Romans 11:17-20 ESV: But if some of the branches were broken off, and you, although a wild olive shoot, were grafted in among the others and now share in the nourishing root of the olive tree, do not be arrogant toward the branches. If you are, remember it is not you who support the root, but the root that supports you. Then you will say, “Branches were broken off so that I might be grafted in.” That is true. They were broken off because of their unbelief, but you stand fast through faith. So do not become proud, but fear.

Romans 12:3 ESV: For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned.

Romans 12:16 ESV: Live in harmony with one another. Do not be haughty, but associate with the lowly. Never be wise in your own sight.

Romans 15:17 ESV: In Christ Jesus, then, I have reason to be proud of my work for God.

1 Corinthians 1:29 ESV: So that no human being might boast in the presence of God.

1 Corinthians 3:18 ESV: Let no one deceive himself. If anyone among you thinks that he is wise in this age, let him become a fool that he may become wise.

1 Corinthians 4:6-8 ESV: I have applied all these things to myself and Apollos for your benefit, brothers, that you may learn by us not to go beyond what is written, that none of you may be puffed up in favor of one against another. For who sees anything different in you? What do you have that you did not receive? If then you received it, why do you boast as if you did not receive it? Already you have all you want! Already you have become rich! Without us you have become kings! And would that you did reign, so that we might share the rule with you!

1 Corinthians 4:10 ESV: We are fools for Christ’s sake, but you are wise in Christ. We are weak, but you are strong. You are held in honor, but we in disrepute.

1 Corinthians 5:6 ESV: Your boasting is not good. Do you not know that a little leaven leavens the whole lump?

1 Corinthians 8:1-2 ESV: Now concerning food offered to idols: we know that “all of us possess knowledge.” This “knowledge” puffs up, but love builds up. If anyone imagines that he knows something, he does not yet know as he ought to know.

1 Corinthians 10:12 ESV: Therefore let anyone who thinks that he stands take heed lest he fall.

1 Corinthians 13:4 ESV: Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant

1 Corinthians 14:38 ESV: If anyone does not recognize this, he is not recognized.

1 Corinthians 15:31 ESV: I protest, brothers, by my pride in you, which I have in Christ Jesus our Lord, I die every day!

2 Corinthians 10:5 ESV: We destroy arguments and every lofty opinion raised against the knowledge of God, and take every thought captive to obey Christ,

2 Corinthians 10:12 ESV: Not that we dare to classify or compare ourselves with some of those who are commending themselves. But when they measure themselves by one another and compare themselves with one another, they are without understanding.

2 Corinthians 10:18 ESV: For it is not the one who commends himself who is approved, but the one whom the Lord commends.

2 Corinthians 12:7 ESV: So to keep me from becoming conceited because of the surpassing greatness of the revelations, a thorn was given me in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to harass me, to keep me from becoming conceited.

Galatians 6:3 ESV: For if anyone thinks he is something, when he is nothing, he deceives himself.

Ephesians 4:17 ESV: Now this I say and testify in the Lord, that you must no longer walk as the Gentiles do, in the futility of their minds.

Philippians 2:3 ESV: Do nothing from rivalry or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves.

1 Timothy 2:9 ESV: Likewise also that women should adorn themselves in respectable apparel, with modesty and self-control, not with braided hair and gold or pearls or costly attire,

1 Timothy 3:6 ESV: He must not be a recent convert, or he may become puffed up with conceit and fall into the condemnation of the devil.

1 Timothy 6:3-4 ESV:  If anyone teaches a different doctrine and does not agree with the sound[a] words of our Lord Jesus Christ and the teaching that accords with godliness, he is puffed up with conceit and understands nothing. He has an unhealthy craving for controversy and for quarrels about words, which produce envy, dissension, slander, evil suspicions,

1 Timothy 6:17 ESV: As for the rich in this present age, charge them not to be haughty, nor to set their hopes on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly provides us with everything to enjoy.

2 Timothy 3:2 ESV: For people will be lovers of self, lovers of money, proud, arrogant, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy,

2 Timothy 3:4 ESV: Treacherous, reckless, swollen with conceit, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God,

James 4:6 ESV: But he gives more grace. Therefore it says, “God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.”

1 Peter 5:3 ESV: Not domineering over those in your charge, but being examples to the flock.

1 Peter 5:5 ESV: Likewise, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. Clothe yourselves, all of you, with humility toward one another, for “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.”

1 John 2:16 ESV: For all that is in the world—the desires of the flesh and the desires of the eyes and pride in possessions—is not from the Father but is from the world.

Revelation 3:17 ESV: For you say, I am rich, I have prospered, and I need nothing, not realizing that you are wretched, pitiable, poor, blind, and naked.

Revelation 18:7 ESV: As she glorified herself and lived in luxury, so give her a like measure of torment and mourning, since in her heart she says, ‘I sit as a queen, I am no widow, and mourning I shall never see.’

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