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 speaks flattery to his friends, even the eyes of his children shall fail.
Let me not, I pray you, accept any man's person, neither let me give flattery unto man.
They speak vanity every one with his neighbor: with flattering lips and with a double heart do they speak.
He that goes about as a talebearer reveals secrets: therefore associate not with him who flatters with his lips.
A lying tongue hates those that are afflicted by it; and a flattering mouth works ruin.
He that rebukes a man shall find more favor afterwards than he that flatters with the tongue.
Who 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 sent out unto him their disciples with the Herodians, saying, Teacher, we know that you are true, and teach the way of God in truth, neither care you for any man: for you regard not the person of men.
2 Peter 2:18
For when they speak great swelling words of vanity, they allure through the lusts of the flesh, through much wantonness, those that have just escaped from them who live in error.