Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

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Bible References

But

Proverbs 17:27
He who has knowledge spares his words, and a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit.
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 bit while the wicked is against me.
James 1:19
Therefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;
James 3:2
For we all offend in many things. If any man offends not in word, the same is a perfect man, and able also to govern the whole body with restraint.

General references

Proverbs 13:3
He that keeps his mouth keeps his life: but he that opens his lips often shall have calamity.
Proverbs 21:23
Whosoever keeps his mouth and his tongue keeps his soul from troubles.