Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust, and enticed.
Where do the wars and disputes come from among you? From here that is to say, of your lusts which fight in your members?
And GOD 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 the LORD smelled a savour of rest, and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake, for the intent of man's heart is evil from his childhood; neither will I again smite any more every living thing as I have done.
When I saw among the spoils a goodly Babylonish garment 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 one evening, 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 washing herself, and the woman was very beautiful to look upon.
1 Kings 21:2
And Ahab spoke unto Naboth, saying, Give me thy vineyard that I may have it for a garden of herbs because it is next to my house, and I will give thee for it a better vineyard than it; or if it seems good unto thee, I will give thee the worth of it in money.
If my heart has been deceived regarding a woman, or if I have laid in wait at my neighbour's door,
Above all else, guard thy heart; for out of it flows the issues of life.
The ashes feed him; his deceived heart inclines him, that he not deliver his soul and say, Is not the lie at my right hand?
O Israel, thou hast caused thyself to become lost, but in me is thine help.
but I say unto you, That whosoever looks on a woman to lust after her has committed adultery with her already in his heart.
But those things which proceed out of the mouth come forth from the heart, and they defile the man.
For from within, out of the heart of men, come forth the evil thoughts, the adulteries, the fornications, the murders,
For sin, having had occasion, deceived me by the commandment and by it killed me.
that ye put off everything concerning the old way of life, that is, the old man who corrupts himself according to deceitful desires,
But exhort one another daily, while it is called Today, lest any of you be hardened through 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 ate.
And Pharaoh even hardened his heart this time and did not let the people go.
Yet the LORD has not given you a heart to perceive and eyes to see and ears to hear until today.
The heart is deceitful above all things and desperately wicked; who shall know it?
For he had said that it is what comes out of the man that defiles the man.