Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That they may keep you from the immoral woman, from the seductress who flatters with her words.
He that goes about as a talebearer reveals secrets: therefore associate not with him who flatters with his lips.
He that hates disguises it with his lips, and lays up deceit within himself;
2 Samuel 14:17
Then your handmaid said, The word of my lord the king shall now be comfortable: for as an angel of God, so is my lord the king to discern good and bad: therefore the LORD your God will be with you.
He that speaks flattery to his friends, even the eyes of his children shall fail.
For there is no faithfulness in their mouth; their inward part is pure wickedness; their throat is an open sepulcher; they flatter with their tongue.
They speak vanity every one with his neighbor: with flattering lips and with a double heart do they speak.
1 Thessalonians 2:5
For neither at any time used we flattering words, as you know, nor a cloak of covetousness; God is witness:
Surely in vain the net is spread in the sight of any bird.
From above has he sent fire into my bones, and it prevails against them: he has spread a net for my feet, he has turned me back: he has made me desolate and faint all the day.
Hear you this, O priests; and hearken, you house of Israel; and give you ear, O house of the king; for judgment is for you, because you have been a snare on Mizpah, and a net spread upon Tabor.
And they watched him, and sent forth spies, who should pretend themselves just men, that they might take hold of his words, that so they might deliver him unto the power and authority of the governor.
For they that are such serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly; and by good words and fair speeches deceive the hearts of the innocent.