Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

He that goeth about as a talebearer revealeth secrets: therefore meddle not with him that flattereth with his lips.

General references

Bible References

That goeth

Proverbs 11:13
A gossip walks [about] telling a secret, but the trustworthy in spirit keeps [the] matter.
Proverbs 18:8
The words of a whisper [are] like delicious morsels, and they themselves go down [to] inner parts of the body.
Proverbs 26:20
For lack of wood, a fire goes out, and where there is no whisperer, quarreling will cease.
Leviticus 19:16
You shall not go [about with] slander among your people; {you shall not endanger your neighbor's life}; I [am] Yahweh.

Meddle

Proverbs 24:21
Fear Yahweh, my son, and the king; with those who change, do not associate.

Flattereth

Proverbs 16:29
A person of violence will entice his neighbor and cause him to walk on a way [that is] not good.
Romans 16:18
For such people do not serve our Lord Christ, but their own stomach, and by smooth speech and flattery they deceive the hearts of the unsuspecting.

General references

Proverbs 1:10
My child, if sinners entice you, do not consent.