Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For neither at any time used we flattering words, as ye know, nor a cloke of covetousness; God is witness:
He that denounceth his friends for a prey, Even the eyes of his children shall fail.
Let me not, I pray you, respect any man's person; Neither will I give flattering titles unto any man.
They speak falsehood every one with his neighbor: With flattering lip, and with a double heart, do they speak.
He that goeth about as a tale-bearer revealeth secrets; Therefore company not with him that openeth wide his lips.
A lying tongue hateth those whom it hath wounded; And a flattering mouth worketh ruin.
He that rebuketh a man shall afterward find more favor Than he that flattereth with the tongue.
that say to the seers, See not; and to the prophets, Prophesy not unto us right things, speak unto us smooth things, prophesy deceits,
And they send to him their disciples, with the Herodians, saying, Teacher, we know that thou art true, and teachest the way of God in truth, and carest not for any one: for thou regardest not the person of men.
2 Peter 2:18
For, uttering great swelling words of vanity, they entice in the lusts of the flesh, by lasciviousness, those who are just escaping from them that live in error;