Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For out of the heart proceed evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, blasphemies:
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 sweet odor; and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake; for the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth; neither will I again smite any more everything living, as I have done.
Keep your heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues of life.
Perversity is in his heart, he devises evil continually; he sows discord.
Foolishness is bound in the heart of a child; but the rod of correction shall drive it far from him.
The thought of foolishness is sin: and the scoffer is an abomination to men.
The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: who can know it?
For from within, out of the heart of men, proceed evil thoughts, adulteries, fornications, murders,
As it is written, There is none righteous, no, not one:
For I know that in me (that is, in my flesh,) dwells no good thing: for to will is present with me; but how to perform that which is good I find not.
Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be.
Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are these; Adultery, fornication, impurity, licentiousness,
And you has he made alive, who were dead in trespasses and sins:
To speak evil of no man, to be no brawlers, but gentle, showing all meekness unto all men.
And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, Why think you evil in your hearts?
[Samek] I hate vain thoughts: but your law do I love.
Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts: and let him return unto the LORD, and he will have mercy upon him; and to our God, for he will abundantly pardon.
Their feet run to evil, and they make haste to shed innocent blood: their thoughts are thoughts of iniquity; wasting and destruction are in their paths.
O Jerusalem, wash your heart from wickedness, that you may be saved. How long shall your vain thoughts lodge within you?
Repent therefore of this your wickedness, and pray God, if perhaps the thought of your heart may be forgiven you.
Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempts he any man: