Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Just as dreams come when there are many cares, so the rash vow of a fool occurs when there are many words.
I tell you that on the day of judgment, people will give an account for every worthless word they speak.
It is best to take hold of one warning without letting go of the other warning; for the one who fears God will follow both warnings.
Even though a sinner might commit a hundred crimes and still live a long time, yet I know that it will go well with God-fearing people -- for they stand in fear before him.
Having heard everything, I have reached this conclusion: Fear God and keep his commandments, because this is the whole duty of man.
Do not let your heart envy sinners, but rather be zealous in fearing the Lord all the time.
Who among you fears the Lord? Who obeys his servant? Whoever walks in deep darkness, without light, should trust in the name of the Lord and rely on his God.
The more one argues with words, the less he accomplishes. How does that benefit him?