"He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city."
"It is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man."
"A little that a righteous man hath is better than the riches of many wicked."
"Likewise, ye younger, submit yourselves unto the elder. Yea, all of you be subject one to another, and be clothed with humility: for God resisteth the proud, and giveth grace to the humble."
I Peter 5:5
"For whosoever exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted."
"He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the LORD require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?"
"For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, whose name is Holy; I dwell in the high and holy place, with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones."
"The fear of the LORD is the instruction of wisdom; and before honour is humility."
"When he maketh inquisition for blood, he rememberth them: he forgetteth not the cry of the humble."
"If my people, which are called by name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land."
II Chronicles 7:14