Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Jeremiah 9:8 in English Standard Version "Their tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks deceitfully; with his mouth each speaks peace to his neighbor, but in his heart he plans an ambush for him." Ps 12:2 Everyone utters lies to his neighbor; with flattering lips and a double heart they speak. Ps 28:3 Do not drag me off with the wicked, with the workers of evil, who speak peace with their neighbors while evil is in their hearts. Ps 57:4 My soul is in the midst of lions; I lie down amid fiery beasts— the children of man, whose teeth are spears and arrows, whose tongues are sharp swords. Ps 120:3 What shall be given to you, and what more shall be done to you, you deceitful tongue? Ho 7:6 For with hearts like an oven they approach their intrigue; all night their anger smolders; in the morning it blazes like a flaming fire.