Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


In the multitude of words there wanteth not sin: but he that refraineth his lips is wise.

General references

Bible References


Proverbs 17:27
He that spareth his words hath knowledge; And he that is of a cool spirit is a man of understanding.
Psalm 39:1
I said, I will take heed to my ways, That I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, While the wicked is before me.
James 1:19
Ye know this , my beloved brethren. But let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath:
James 3:2
For in many things we all stumble. If any stumbleth not in word, the same is a perfect man, able to bridle the whole body also.

General references

Proverbs 13:3
He that guardeth his mouth keepeth his life; But he that openeth wide his lips shall have destruction.
Proverbs 21:23
Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue Keepeth his soul from troubles.

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