Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
A good man out of the good treasure of his heart bringeth forth that which is good; and an evil man out of the evil treasure of his heart bringeth forth that which is evil: for of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaketh.
The mouth of the just one shall speak wisdom, and his tongue shall speak judgment
To do thine acceptance, O my God, I delighted; and thy law in the midst of my bowels.
My mouth shall recount thy justice, all the day thy salvation, for I knew not numbers.
The tongue of the just is choice silver: the heart of the unjust is as little.
There is he talking idly as the piercings of the sword: and the tongue of the wise is healing.
Joy to the man in the answer of his mouth: and a word in its time how good
Incline thine ear and hear the words of the wise, and thou shalt set thy heart to my knowledge.
The good man, out of the good treasure of the heart, casts forth good things: and the evil man, out of the evil treasure, casts forth evil things.
He believing in me, as said the writing, from his belly shall flow rivers of living waters.
Let not any foul word go out of your mouth, but if any good to the building of necessity, that it might give grace to them hearing.
And fornication, and all uncleanness, or overreaching, let it not be named with you, as becomes the holy;
Your word always in grace, Seasoned with salt, to know how it is fitting for you to answer one another.
They will speak vanity each with his neighbor: smooth lips, with a heart and a heart will they speak
And if he came to see, he will speak vanity: his heart will gather vanity to him; he will go forth without; he will speak.
Thy tongue will purpose mischief as a razor being sharpened, working deceit.
Behold, they will gush out with their mouth: swords in their lips: for who heard?
Who sharpened as a sword their tongue, they bent their arrows a bitter word:
The proud hid a snare for me, and cords; they spread a net at the hand of the way; they set snares for me. Silence.
Who will give me in the desert a lodging-place of travelers? and I will leave my people and go from them, for they all commit adultery; an assembly of those acting faithlessly.
And Peter said, Ananias, wherefore filled Satan thy heart, for thee to belie the Holy Spirit, and separate from the price of the farm
Saying, Give me also this power, that upon whomsoever I put hands, he might receive the Holy Spirit.
Their throat an opened tomb; with their tongues have they used deceit; the poison of asps under their lips:
So also the tongue is a small member, and vaunts itself. Behold, how great a wood a little fire inflames
To do judgment to all, and to convince all their irreligious of all their works of irreligion which they have impiously acted, and of all the hard things which the sinful irreligious spake against him.
O generation of vipers! how can ye speak good things, being evil? for out of the abundance of the heart the month speaks.
And they were conversing with one another concerning all things having happened.