Proverbs 25:7

Overview - Proverbs 25
Observations about kings,
and about avoiding causes of quarrels, and sundry causes thereof.
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Proverbs 25:7  (King James Version)
For better it is that it be said unto thee, Come up hither; than that thou shouldest be put lower in the presence of the prince whom thine eyes have seen.

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16:19 Luke 14:8-10

Be humble; affect not high things; keep thyself quiet; and thou shalt live at ease, in safety, and in peace.
Revelation 4:1

Luke 18:14 ; 1 Peter 5:5