How Silence Is Wise

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 10:19

In the multitude of words there wanteth not transgression; but he that restraineth his lips doeth wisely.

Proverbs 11:12

He that despiseth his neighbour is void of heart; but a man of understanding holdeth his peace.

Proverbs 17:28

Even a fool when he holdeth his peace is reckoned wise, and he that shutteth his lips, intelligent.

Job 13:5

Oh that ye would be altogether silent! and it would be your wisdom.

Ecclesiastes 3:7

A time to rend, and a time to sew; A time to keep silence, and a time to speak;

Proverbs 30:32

If thou hast done foolishly in lifting up thyself, or if thou hast thought evil, lay the hand upon thy mouth.

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