Even the more polished, informed, self-possessed Romney seems cursed with an Eddie Haskell air of insincerity and deceitfulness.
Too much over-civilization, and the deceitfulness of riches.
You're full of deceitfulness' (here she kissed him between the eyes and set him down).
But exhort one another every day, whilst it is called to day, that none of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin.
We have a sad illustration of the deceitfulness of sin in the response of the bride.
The cares of the world and the deceitfulness of riches choke the word and it becomes unfruitful.
But Sapphira was "hardened through the deceitfulness of sin."
O Lord, search and try my heart, let not its deceitfulness impose on me.
I thought I was a child of God, but the deceitfulness of riches has choked the word.
I shouldn't complain of that; what I do complain of is the deceitfulness of the whole thing.