Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If a man tries to converse with thee, will thou be grieved? But who can withhold himself from speaking?
Therefore I will not refrain my mouth. I will speak in the anguish of my spirit. I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.
Transgression is not lacking in the multitude of words, but he who refrains his lips does wisely.
Therefore, my beloved brothers, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath.
Mark me, and be astonished, and lay your hand upon your mouth.
And they said to him, Hold thy peace, lay thy hand upon thy mouth, and go with us, and be to us a father and a priest. Is it better for thee to be priest to the house of one man, or to be priest to a tribe and a family in Israel?
If thou have done foolishly in lifting up thyself, or if thou have thought evil, [lay] thy hand upon thy mouth.