I said, I will take heed to my ways that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bit while the wicked is against me.
that the LORD may confirm the word which he spoke concerning me, saying, If thy sons take heed to their way, walking before me in truth with all their heart and with all their soul, there shall not fail thee (said he) a man on the throne of Israel.
But Jehu took no heed to walk in the law of the LORD God of Israel with all his heart; neither did he depart from the sins of Jeroboam, who had caused Israel to sin.
and with them Heman and Jeduthun and the rest that were chosen expressly by name, to give thanks to the LORD, because his mercy is eternal.
But he said unto her, Thou hast spoken as any of the foolish women speak. What? Shall we receive good at the hand of God and shall we not receive evil? In all this Job did not sin with his lips.
Only in God does my soul rest; from him comes my saving health.
Moreover David and the captains of the host separated unto the ministry the sons of Asaph and of Heman and of Jeduthun, who should prophesy with harps, with psalteries, and with cymbals; and the number of men that were suitable for the work of their respective ministry was,
Who have said, With our tongue we will prevail; our lips are our own: who is lord over us?
Mem Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips from speaking guile.
They are lawless and speak wickedly of doing violence; they speak loftily.
I cried unto God with my voice, even unto God with my voice; and he gave ear unto me.
Ponder the path of thy feet, and let all thy ways be established.
Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and those that love it shall eat its fruit.
Do not believe in a friend, do not trust in a prince; from her that lies at thy side, take care, open not thy mouth.
Therefore, it is necessary that we with more diligence keep the things which we have heard, so that we do not fall.
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.