In Isaiah 14 it speaks about the Star of the morning, the son of the dawn. This is referring to the devil. The devil said that he would be like God. That was his ambition and it was also his downfall.
‘I will ascend above the heights of the clouds; I will make myself like the Most High.’ “Nevertheless you will be thrust down to Sheol, to the recesses of the pit. Isaiah 14:14-15
There were two lies that the devil told Eve in the garden, which convinced her to eat of the forbidden tree. The first was that she would not die and the second was that she would be like God.
The serpent said to the woman, "You surely will not die! For God knows that in the day you eat from it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil." Genesis 3:4-5Read more ...