Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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 man that flattereth his neighbor Spreadeth a net for his steps.
1 Thessalonians 2:5
For neither at any time were we found using words of flattery, as ye know, nor a cloak of covetousness, God is witness;
Thou shalt not bow down thyself unto them, nor serve them, for I Jehovah thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children, upon the third and upon the fourth generation of them that hate me,
And among these nations shalt thou find no ease, and there shall be no rest for the sole of thy foot: but Jehovah will give thee there a trembling heart, and failing of eyes, and pining of soul;
1 Kings 11:12
Notwithstanding in thy days I will not do it, for David thy father's sake: but I will rend it out of the hand of thy son.
Our eyes do yet fail in looking for our vain help: In our watching we have watched for a nation that could not save.
Will ye speak unrighteously for God, And talk deceitfully for him?