1Like the 2glaze covering an earthen vessel are fervent lips with an evil heart.
References for Proverbs 26:23
Whoever hates disguises himself with his lips and harbors deceit in his heart;
3when he speaks graciously, believe him not, for there are 4seven abominations in his heart;
References for Proverbs 26:25
though his hatred be covered with deception, his wickedness will be exposed in the assembly.