Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
as it is written, There is no one righteous, no, not one;
All that hate me congregate together and murmur against me; against me do they devise my hurt.
The perverse man sows strife, and the tale bearer separates princes.
Where there is no wood, the fire goes out, so where there is no talebearer, the strife ceases.
2 Corinthians 12:20
For I fear, lest, when I come, I shall not find you such as I desire and that I shall be found unto you such as ye desire not, lest there be debates, envyings, wraths, strifes, backbitings, whisperings, rumours, tumults,