Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Psalm 57:4 in English Standard Version "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 52:2 Your tongue plots destruction, like a sharp razor, you worker of deceit. Ps 55:21 His speech was smooth as butter, yet war was in his heart; his words were softer than oil, yet they were drawn swords. Ps 58:6 O God, break the teeth in their mouths; tear out the fangs of the young lions, O Lord! Ps 59:7 There they are, bellowing with their mouths with swords in their lips— for “Who,” they think, “will hear us?” Ps 64:3 who whet their tongues like swords, who aim bitter words like arrows, Pr 12:18 There is one whose rash words are like sword thrusts, but the tongue of the wise brings healing. Pr 30:14 There are those whose teeth are swords, whose fangs are knives, to devour the poor from off the earth, the needy from among mankind. Jer 9:8 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.