But the Tongue Can No Man Tame
only rebellion: therefore a cruel messenger shall be sent
He that justifieth the wicked, and he that
condemneth the just, even they both
to the LORD.
is there a
price in the hand of a fool to get wisdom, seeing
he hath no
heart to it?
He loveth transgression that loveth
he that exalteth his gate seeketh destruction
He that hath a froward heart findeth no
good: and he that hath a perverse tongue falleth into
man taketh a
gift out of the bosom to pervert the ways of judgment.
Prov 17:27 He that hath
knowledge spareth his words:
and a man of
understanding is of an excellent spirit.
He coveteth greedily all the day long: but the righteous
giveth and spareth not.
Prov 16:18 Pride goeth
before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.
Exod 23:7 Keep thee far from a false matter; and the
innocent and righteous slay thou not: for I will not justify
James 3:8 But the tongue can no man tame;
it is an unruly
evil, full of deadly poison.
Prov18:5 It is
not good to accept the person of the wicked, to overthrow
the righteous in judgment.
James 1:9 Let the brother of low degree rejoice in that he
Job 13:5 O that ye would altogether hold your peace! and it
should be your wisdom.
Prov 17:28 Even a fool,
when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise:
and he that
shutteth his lips is
esteemed a man of understanding.