He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding holdeth his peace.
In the multitude of words there wanteth not sin: but he that refraineth his lips is
So they sat down with him upon the ground seven days and seven nights, and none spake a word unto him: for they saw that his
grief was very great.
O that ye would altogether hold your peace! and it should be your wisdom.
I was dumb with silence, I held my peace, even
from good; and my sorrow was stirred.
Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise: and
he that shutteth his lips is esteemed
a man of understanding.
He sitteth alone and keepeth silence, because he hath borne it
And unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one; to every man according to his several ability; and straightway took his journey.
Take therefore the talent from him, and give it
unto him which hath ten talents.
And when he had begun to reckon, one was brought unto him, which owed him ten thousand talents.