Pride

As to him who turneth aside, and swelleth with pride, after that the clear tokens have come unto him, from the Revealer of signs, his work shall God bring to naught.

Bahá’u’lláh, Epistle to the Son of the Wolf, p. 60

At every juncture We have restated Our theme, that all that hath been recorded in these verses may, by the leave of God, be made clear unto thee, and that thou mayest become independent of those who are plunged in the darkness of self and who tread the valley of arrogance and pride, and be of them that move within the paradise of everlasting life.

Bahá’u’lláh, Gems of Divine Mysteries, p. 49

Behold, how a mere shepherd was so carried away by the ecstasy of the words of God that he was able to gain admittance into the habitation of his Best-Beloved, and was united to Him Who is the Lord of Mankind, whilst they who prided themselves on their knowledge and wisdom strayed far from His path and remained deprived of His grace.

Bahá’u’lláh, Gleanings from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh, p. 83-84

Beware that ye allow not . . . pride and conceit to deter you from turning unto the poor and the desolate.

Bahá’u’lláh, Epistle to the Son of the Wolf, p. 53

Beware that ye swell not with pride before God, and disdainfully reject His loved ones.

Bahá’u’lláh, Gleanings from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh, p. 127

Blessed are the learned that pride not themselves on their attainments; and well is it with the righteous that mock not the sinful, but rather conceal their misdeeds, so that their own shortcomings may remain veiled to men's eyes.

Bahá’u’lláh, Gleanings from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh, p. 314