These six things doth the LORD hate: yea, seven are an abomination unto him: A proud look, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood, An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief, A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.
Proverbs 8:13If you don't hate evil then you don't really fear the Lord. Jesus hated evil. He drove the money changers from the temple with a whip on several occasions (Jn 2:14–16, Mt 21:12, Mk 11:15,17, Lk 19:45). Romans 12:9 says that we are to abhor that which is evil. True love has an element of hate.
The fear of the LORD is to hate evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.
In the mouth of the foolish is a rod of pride: but the lips of the wise shall preserve them.
The LORD will destroy the house of the proud: but he will establish the border of the widow.
Every one that is proud in heart is an abomination to the LORD: though hand join in hand, he shall not be unpunished.
Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.
The rich man's wealth is his strong city, and as an high wall in his own conceit.
An high look, and a proud heart, and the plowing of the wicked, is sin.
A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, and casteth down the strength of the confidence thereof.
Proud and haughty scorner is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath.
It is not good to eat much honey: so for men to search their own glory is not glory.
Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit.
Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
The sluggard is wiser in his own conceit than seven men that can render a reason.
The rich man is wise in his own conceit; but the poor that hath understanding searcheth him out.
Proverbs 28:25Cross Reference: Psalms 10:4, Philippians 4:19
He that is of a proud heart stirreth up strife: but he that putteth his trust in the LORD shall be made fat.
There is a generation that are pure in their own eyes, and yet is not washed from their filthiness. There is a generation, O how lofty are their eyes! and their eyelids are lifted up.
If thou hast done foolishly in lifting up thyself, or if thou hast thought evil, lay thine hand upon thy mouth.
Total Verses: 22
Total Passages: 18