Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
In the multitude of words there is no lack of rebellion, but he that refrains his lips is wise.
The wicked is snared by the transgression of his lips, but the just shall come out of the tribulation.
He that keeps his mouth keeps his life: but he that opens his lips often shall have calamity.
He who has knowledge spares his words, and a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit.
Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those that love it shall eat its fruit.
If anyone among you thinks to be religious and does not bridle his tongue, but deceives his own heart, his religion is vain.
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.