Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Trust ye not in a friend, put ye not confidence in a guide: keep the doors of thy mouth from her that lieth in thy bosom.

Bible References

Ye not in

Job 6:14
For him that is fainting kindness is meet from his friend; or he forsaketh the fear of the Almighty.
Psalm 118:8
It is better to trust in Jehovah than to put confidence in man;
Jeremiah 9:4
Take ye heed every one of his friend, and confide not in any brother; for every brother only supplanteth, and every friend goeth about with slander.
Matthew 10:16
Behold, I send you as sheep in the midst of wolves; be therefore prudent as the serpents, and guileless as the doves.


Judges 16:5
And the lords of the Philistines came to her and said to her, "Entice him, and see wherein his great strength lies, and by what means we may overpower him, that we may bind him to subdue him; and we will each give you eleven hundred pieces of silver."

General references

Judges 16:6
And Deli'lah said to Samson, "Please tell me wherein your great strength lies, and how you might be bound, that one could subdue you."
Psalm 118:8
It is better to trust in Jehovah than to put confidence in man;
Proverbs 29:11
A fool uttereth all his mind; but a wise man keepeth it back.
Isaiah 59:14
And judgment is turned away backward, and righteousness standeth afar off; for truth stumbleth in the street, and uprightness cannot enter.
Matthew 10:35
For I have come to set a man at variance with his father, and the daughter with her mother, and the daughter-in-law with her mother-in-law;
Mark 13:12
But brother shall deliver up brother to death, and father child; and children shall rise up against parents, and cause them to be put to death.
Luke 12:52
for from henceforth there shall be five in one house divided; three shall be divided against two, and two against three:
Luke 22:21
Moreover, behold, the hand of him that delivers me up is with me on the table;
John 7:5
for neither did his brethren believe on him.