Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Surely the serpent will bite without enchantment; and a babbler is no better.
Their poison is like the poison of a serpent; they are like the deaf adder that stops her ear,
For, behold, I send serpents, cockatrices, among you, which will not be charmed, and they shall bite you, said the LORD.
Thy tongue devises wickedness like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
Who whet their tongue like a sword and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words
Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those that love it shall eat its fruit.
And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our members, that it defiles the whole body and sets on fire the course of our nature; and it is set on fire of hell.