King James Version
A man's pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit.
Darby Bible Translation
A man's pride bringeth him low; but the humble in spirit shall obtain honour.
World English Bible
A man's pride brings him low, but one of lowly spirit gains honor.
Young's Literal Translation
The pride of man humbleth him, And humility of spirit upholdeth honour.
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A man's pride shall bring him low: but honour shall uphold the humble in spirit.Proverbs 29:23 Parallel Commentaries
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And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted.
For whosoever exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.
I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other: for every one that exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.
But he giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble.
Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift you up.
When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom.
The fear of the LORD is the instruction of wisdom; and before honour is humility.
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