Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Be ye not as the horse, or as the mule, which have no understanding: whose mouth must be held in with bit and bridle, lest they come near unto thee.

General references

Bible References

Be ye

Proverbs 26:3
A whip for the horse, a bridle for the donkey, and a rod for the back of fools.
Jeremiah 31:18
I have surely heard Ephraim bemoaning himself [saying], Thou have chastised me, and I was chastised as a calf unaccustomed [to the yoke]. Turn thou me back, and I shall be turned back, for thou are LORD my God.
James 3:3
Behold we put bits into the mouths of horses for them to obey us, and we guide about their whole body.
James 4:7
Be subordinate therefore to God, but resist the devil and he will flee from you.

No

Job 35:11
who teaches us more than the beasts of the earth, and makes us wiser than the birds of the heavens?
Jeremiah 8:6
I hearkened and heard, but they did not speak aright. No man repents of his wickedness, saying, What have I done? Everyone turns to his course as a horse that rushes headlong in the battle.

General references

Exodus 4:12
Now therefore go, and I will be with thy mouth, and teach thee what thou shall speak.
James 3:3
Behold we put bits into the mouths of horses for them to obey us, and we guide about their whole body.