Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
There are those that speak like the piercings of a sword, but the tongue of the wise is medicine.
The wholesome tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit.
Righteous lips are the delight of kings, and they love him that speaks that which is right.
A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold inscribed with silver.
The good man out of the good treasure of the heart brings forth good things, and the evil man out of the evil treasure brings forth evil things.
Receive my chastening and not silver, and knowledge rather than choice gold.