Meaning of Pride Goes before a Fall?


This is actually a common mis-quote from the Bible. Proverbs 16:18 'Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall'. Pride and haughty have similar definitions. I believe this scripture tells the reader that their pride will be what brings them into destruction. Pride leads one into destruction, and being haughty will lead to a (spiritual) fall.
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She should have pride in her campaign, she worked so very hard for 16 months.Of course, she thinks she's better to be Pres. of course her pride was hurt.17, million people can't all
This is literally a Proverb, in this case Proverbs 16:18. In the KJV, with the next verse: 18. Pride. goeth. before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall. 19. Better. it
People who are overconfident or too arrogant are likely to fail. This
pride goes before a fall means that when someone is proud, or when a person behaves proudly, the person tends to be blinded by the things he or she believes in and cares-less about
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