Do not feel safe with the one who gives you false praise!
Wahb Ibn Munabbih (rahimahullaah) said:
If you hear a man praising you with what is not in you, then do not feel safe that he will blame you with what is not in you.”
[Source: Siyar 3/448]
Sent to us by Dawud (Markaz Mu’aadh). May Allaah (The Most High) preserve him and all his brothers at the Markaz. Aameen.