Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
There are those that speak like the piercings of a sword, but the tongue of the wise is medicine.
Thy tongue devises wickedness like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
The words of his mouth were smoother than butter, but war was in his heart; his words were softer than oil, yet they were drawn swords.
My soul is among lions, and I lie even among those that are set on fire, even the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and arrows and their tongue a sharp sword.
What shall be given unto thee? or what shall be done unto thee, thou false tongue?
They have sharpened their tongue like a serpent; adders' poison is under their lips. Selah.
And they bend their tongues like their bow for lies, but they are not valiant for the truth upon the earth for they proceed from evil to evil, and they did not recognize me, said the LORD.
And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our members, that it defiles the whole body and sets on fire the course of our nature; and it is set on fire of hell.