Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust, and enticed.
Whence come wars and whence come fightings among you? come they not hence, even of your pleasures that war in your members?
And Jehovah saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.
And Jehovah smelled the sweet savor; and Jehovah said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake, for that the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth; neither will I again smite any more everything living, as I have done.
when I saw among the spoil a goodly Babylonish mantle, and two hundred shekels of silver, and a wedge of gold of fifty shekels weight, then I coveted them, and took them; and, behold, they are hid in the earth in the midst of my tent, and the silver under it.
2 Samuel 11:2
And it came to pass at eventide, that David arose from off his bed, and walked upon the roof of the king's house: and from the roof he saw a woman bathing; and the woman was very beautiful to look upon.
1 Kings 21:2
And Ahab spake unto Naboth, saying, Give me thy vineyard, that I may have it for a garden of herbs, because it is near unto my house; and I will give thee for it a better vineyard than it: or, if it seem good to thee, I will give thee the worth of it in money.
If my heart hath been enticed unto a woman, And I have laid wait at my neighbor's door;
Keep thy heart with all diligence; For out of it are the issues of life.
He feedeth on ashes; a deceived heart hath turned him aside; and he cannot deliver his soul, nor say, Is there not a lie in my right hand?
It is thy destruction, O Israel, that thou art against me, against thy help.
but I say unto you, that every one that looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his heart.
But the things which proceed out of the mouth come forth out of the heart; and they defile the man.
For from within, out of the heart of men, evil thoughts proceed, fornications, thefts, murders, adulteries,
for sin, finding occasion, through the commandment beguiled me, and through it slew me.
that ye put away, as concerning your former manner of life, the old man, that waxeth corrupt after the lusts of deceit;
but exhort one another day by day, so long as it is called To-day; lest any one of you be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin:
And the man said, The woman whom thou gavest to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I did eat.
And Pharaoh hardened his heart this time also, and he did not let the people go.
but Jehovah hath not given you a heart to know, and eyes to see, and ears to hear, unto this day.
The heart is deceitful above all things, and it is exceedingly corrupt: who can know it?
And he said, That which proceedeth out of the man, that defileth the man.