The mouth of a foolish man is his destruction, and his lips are a net for his soul.
Knowledge is stored up by the wise, but the mouth of the foolish man is a destruction which is near.
In the sin of the lips is a net which takes the sinner, but the upright man will come out of trouble.
He who keeps a watch on his mouth keeps his life; but he whose lips are open wide will have destruction.
The evil of their tongues is the cause of their fall; all those who see them are shaking their heads at them.
As for those who come round me, let their heads be covered by the evil of their lips.
And when he saw her he was overcome with grief, and said, Ah! my daughter! I am crushed with sorrow, and it is you who are the chief cause of my trouble; for I have made an oath to the Lord and I may not take it back.
And all the people were with Saul, about twenty thousand men, and the fight was general through all the hill-country of Ephraim; but Saul made a great error that day, by putting the people under an oath, saying, Let that man be cursed who takes food before evening comes and I have given punishment to those who are against me. So the people had not a taste of food.
You are taken as in a net by the words of your mouth, the sayings of your lips have overcome you.
The wise-hearted man will let himself be ruled, but the man whose talk is foolish will have a fall.
If a snake gives a bite before the word of power is said, then there is no longer any use in the word of power.
And he took an oath, saying to her, Whatever is your desire I will give it to you, even half of my kingdom.
And they came to the chief priests and the rulers and said, We have taken a great oath to take no food till we have put Paul to deat