Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.
Deep waters are the words of man's mouth, the fountain of wisdom a gushing stream.
The tongue of the just is choice silver: the heart of the unjust is as little.
The fruit of the just a tree of life; and he taking souls is wise.
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.
How then shall they call upon whom they believed not? and how shall they believe whom they heard not? and how shall they hear without him proclaiming?
2 Corinthians 2:16
Truly to those an odor of death into death; and to those an odor of life into life. And who sufficient for these things?
2 Corinthians 11:15
No great thing therefore if also his servants are transformed as servants of justice; whose end shall be according to their works.
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.
Your word always in grace, Seasoned with salt, to know how it is fitting for you to answer one another.
For many also are disorderly, vain talkers and infatuates, especially they of the circumcision:
(And the tongue a fire, a world of iniquity: so the tongue is placed in our members, defiling the whole body, and burning the wheel of creation; and burned by hell.
2 Peter 2:18
For speaking excessive things of vanity, they decoy with the eager desires of the flesh, for licentiousness, them having truly escaped from those turned back in error.
In the multitude of words transgression shall not cease: and he withholding his lips is prudent
The words of the wise one's mouth, grace; and the lips of the foolish one shall swallow him down.
Creating the fruit of the lips; Peace, peace to him being far off, and to him being near, said Jehovah; and I healed him.