14 Who so maketh greate boastes & geueth nothinge, is like cloudes & wynde without rayne.
Bible verses about "boasting" | Coverdale
12 For we darre not reken or compare oure selues, vnto some that prayse them selues: Neuertheles whyle they measure them selues by them selues, and holde onely of them selues, they vnderstonde nothinge. 13 Howbeit we wil not boast or selues aboue measure, but onely acordinge to the measure of the rule, wherwith God hath distributed vnto vs the measure to reach euen vnto you. 14 For we stretche not or selues to farre as though we had not reached vnto you. For euen vnto you haue we come with the Gospell of Christ, 15 and boast not oure selues out of measure in other mens laboures: Yee and we hope whan youre faith is increased in you, that we wil come farther (acordinge to oure measure) 16 and preach the Gospell vnto them that dwell beyonde you, and not to reioyse in that, which is prepared with another mans measure. 17 Let him that reioyseth, reioyse in the LORDE: 18 for he yt prayseth him selfe, is not alowed, but he who ye LORDE prayseth.
9 not of workes, lest eny ma shulde boast him selfe.
5 Euen so the toge is a lyttell member, and bosteth great thinges. Beholde how gret a thinge a lyttell fyre kyndleth,
13 Go to now ye that saye: to daye & to morow let vs go into soche a citie and continue there a yeare, and bye and sell, and wynne: 14 & yet ca not tell what shal happe to morowe. For what thinge is youre life? It is euen a vapoure that apereth for a lytell tyme, and the vanysheth awaye: 15 For that ye ought to say: yf the LORDE wil, and yf we liue, let vs do this or that. 16 But nowe ye reioyce in youre bostinges. All soche reioysynge is euell.
4 How longe shal all wicked doers speake so di?daynedly, and make soch proude boastynge?
8 For by grace are ye saued thorow faith, and that not of youre selues, For it is ye gifte of God,
7 For who preferreth the? What hast thou that thou hast not receaued? Yf thou hast receaued it, why makest thou the thy boost, as though thou haddest not receaued it?
30 Yf I must nedes make my boast, I wil boast my selfe of myne infirmyte.
1 Make not thy boost of tomorow, for thou knowest not what maye happen todaye.
1 Bvt this shalt thou knowe, that in the last dayes shal come parelous tymes. 2 For there shalbe me which shal holde of the selues, couetous, boasters, proude, cursed speakers, dishobedient to their elders, vnthankfull, vngoostly, 3 vnkynde, truce breakers, false accusers, ryatours, fearce, despysers of them which are good, 4 traytours, heady, hye mynded, gredy vpon voluptuousnes more then the louers of God, 5 hauynge a shyne off godly lyuynge, but denyenge the power therof. And soch avoyde.
2 Let another ma prayse the, & not thine owne mouth: yee other folkes lippes, and not thyne.
23 Morouer, thus saieth the LORDE: Let not the wise man reioyse in his wisdome, ner the stronge man in his strength, nether the rich man in his riches:
16 But nowe ye reioyce in youre bostinges. All soche reioysynge is euell.