Here are 2 Bible verses about being popular from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible (King James Version), sorted from most to least relevant.
Romans 12:3 KJV
For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith.
Proverbs 14:20 KJV
The poor is hated even of his own neighbour: but the rich hath many friends.