New American Standard Bible
A lying tongue hates those it crushes, And a flattering mouth works ruin.
King James Bible
A lying tongue hateth those that are afflicted by it; and a flattering mouth worketh ruin.
Darby Bible Translation
A lying tongue hateth those that are injured by it, and a flattering mouth worketh ruin.
World English Bible
A lying tongue hates those it hurts; and a flattering mouth works ruin.
Young's Literal Translation
A lying tongue hateth its bruised ones, And a flattering mouth worketh an overthrow!
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
The lying tongue hates its victims.
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We shall not be curious in the ranking of the duties in which Christian love should exercise itself. All the commandments of the second table are but branches of it: they might be reduced all to the works of righteousness and of mercy. But truly these are interwoven through other. Though mercy uses to be restricted to the showing of compassion upon men in misery, yet there is a righteousness in that mercy, and there is mercy in the most part of the acts of righteousness, as in not judging rashly, …
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Then she spoke to him with these words, "The Hebrew slave, whom you brought to us, came in to me to make sport of me;
A man who flatters his neighbor Is spreading a net for his steps.
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