Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

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Proverbs 14:12
There is a way that seems right to a person, but its end is the way that leads to death.
Proverbs 16:25
There is a way that seems right to a person, but its end is the way that leads to death.
Luke 8:18
So listen carefully, for whoever has will be given more, but whoever does not have, even what he thinks he has will be taken from him."
1 Corinthians 3:18
Guard against self-deception, each of you. If someone among you thinks he is wise in this age, let him become foolish so that he can become wise.
Galatians 2:6
But from those who were influential (whatever they were makes no difference to me; God shows no favoritism between people) -- those influential leaders added nothing to my message.
Galatians 6:3
For if anyone thinks he is something when he is nothing, he deceives himself.


James 1:19
Understand this, my dear brothers and sisters! Let every person be quick to listen, slow to speak, slow to anger.
James 3:2
For we all stumble in many ways. If someone does not stumble in what he says, he is a perfect individual, able to control the entire body as well.
Psalm 32:9
Do not be like an unintelligent horse or mule, which will not obey you unless they are controlled by a bridle and bit.
Psalm 34:13
Then make sure you don't speak evil words or use deceptive speech!
Psalm 39:1
For the music director, Jeduthun; a psalm of David. I decided, "I will watch what I say and make sure I do not sin with my tongue. I will put a muzzle over my mouth while in the presence of an evil man."
Psalm 141:3
O Lord, place a guard on my mouth! Protect the opening of my lips!
Proverbs 10:19
When words abound, transgression is inevitable, but the one who restrains his words is wise.
Proverbs 13:2
From the fruit of his speech a person eats good things, but the faithless desire the fruit of violence.
Proverbs 15:2
The tongue of the wise treats knowledge correctly, but the mouth of the fool spouts out folly.
Proverbs 16:10
The divine verdict is in the words of the king, his pronouncements must not act treacherously against justice.
Proverbs 19:1
Better is a poor person who walks in his integrity than one who is perverse in his speech and is a fool.
Proverbs 21:26
All day long he craves greedily, but the righteous gives and does not hold back.
Ephesians 4:29
You must let no unwholesome word come out of your mouth, but only what is beneficial for the building up of the one in need, that it may give grace to those who hear.
Ephesians 5:4
Neither should there be vulgar speech, foolish talk, or coarse jesting -- all of which are out of character -- but rather thanksgiving.
Colossians 4:6
Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you should answer everyone.
1 Peter 3:10
For the one who wants to love life and see good days must keep his tongue from evil and his lips from uttering deceit.


James 1:22
But be sure you live out the message and do not merely listen to it and so deceive yourselves.
Deuteronomy 11:16
Make sure you do not turn away to serve and worship other gods!
Isaiah 44:20
He feeds on ashes; his deceived mind misleads him. He cannot rescue himself, nor does he say, 'Is this not a false god I hold in my right hand?'
Galatians 6:3
For if anyone thinks he is something when he is nothing, he deceives himself.


James 2:20
But would you like evidence, you empty fellow, that faith without works is useless?
Isaiah 1:13
Do not bring any more meaningless offerings; I consider your incense detestable! You observe new moon festivals, Sabbaths, and convocations, but I cannot tolerate sin-stained celebrations!
Malachi 3:14
You have said, 'It is useless to serve God. How have we been helped by keeping his requirements and going about like mourners before the Lord who rules over all?
Matthew 15:9
and they worship me in vain, teaching as doctrines the commandments of men.'"
Mark 7:7
They worship me in vain, teaching as doctrine the commandments of men.'
1 Corinthians 15:2
and by which you are being saved, if you hold firmly to the message I preached to you -- unless you believed in vain.
Galatians 3:4
Have you suffered so many things for nothing? -- if indeed it was for nothing.

General references

Proverbs 13:3
The one who guards his words guards his life, but whoever is talkative will come to ruin.
Proverbs 21:23
The one who guards his mouth and his tongue keeps his life from troubles.
1 Corinthians 15:14
And if Christ has not been raised, then our preaching is futile and your faith is empty.
James 3:3
And if we put bits into the mouths of horses to get them to obey us, then we guide their entire bodies.

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