Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
It is one: for this, I said, The blameless one and the unjust one he finishes.
The tents to those oppressing will be secure, and confidence to those provoking God to anger: whom God will bring into his hand
For within, out of the heart of men, go forth evil reflections, adulteries, fornications, murders,
The good man out of the good treasure of his heart, brings forward the good thing; and the evil man out of the evil treasure of his heart, brings forward the evil thing: for out of the abundance of the heart does his month speak.
If any among you seem to be religious, bridling not his tongue, but deceiving his heart, the religion of this one vain.
Thou sentest thy month into evil, and thy tongue will contrive deceit
Thy tongue will purpose mischief as a razor being sharpened, working deceit.
Who sharpened as a sword their tongue, they bent their arrows a bitter word:
O Jehovah, deliver my soul from lips of falsehood, from a tongue of deceit.
And they will bend their tongue, their bow, a lie: and they were not strong for faithfulness upon the land; for from evil to evil they went forth, and they knew me not, says Jehovah.
So also the tongue is a small member, and vaunts itself. Behold, how great a wood a little fire inflames