Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If we attempt to commune with thee, thou wilt 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.
In the multitude of words there is no lack of rebellion, but he that refrains his lips is wise.
Therefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;
Look upon me and be astonished and lay your hand upon your mouth.
Behold, I am vile; what shall I answer thee? I will lay my hand over my mouth.
And they said unto him, Silence, lay thy hand upon thy mouth and go with us to be our father and priest; is it better for thee to be a priest unto the house of one man or that thou be a priest unto a tribe and a family of Israel?
If thou hast fallen, it is because thou hast lifted thyself up; and if thou hast thought evil, lay thine hand upon thy mouth.