Proverbs 12:19
Truthful lips endure forever, but a lying tongue lasts only a moment.
Cross References
1 Kings 13:18
Then the prophet replied, "I too am a prophet like you, and an angel spoke to me by the word of the LORD, saying, 'Bring him back with you to your house, so that he may eat bread and drink water.'" The old prophet was lying to him,

Psalm 52:4
You love every word that devours, O deceitful tongue.

Psalm 52:5
Surely God will bring you down to everlasting ruin; He will snatch you up and tear you away from your tent; He will uproot you from the land of the living. Selah

Proverbs 12:20
Deceit is in the hearts of those who devise evil, but the counselors of peace have joy.

Proverbs 19:9
A false witness will not go unpunished, and one who pours out lies will perish.

Treasury of Scripture
The lip of truth shall be established for ever: but a lying tongue is but for a moment.


Zechariah 1:4-6
Be ye not as your fathers, unto whom the former prophets have cried, saying, Thus saith the LORD of hosts; Turn ye now from your evil ways, and from your evil doings: but they did not hear, nor hearken unto me, saith the LORD…

Matthew 24:35
Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my words shall not pass away.


Proverbs 19:9
A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall perish.

Job 20:5
That the triumphing of the wicked is short, and the joy of the hypocrite but for a moment?

Psalm 52:5
God shall likewise destroy thee for ever, he shall take thee away, and pluck thee out of thy dwelling place, and root thee out of the land of the living. Selah.


Proverbs 12:18
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