'Tongue' in the Bible
haughty eyes, a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood;
to keep thee from the evil woman, from the flattery of the tongue of a strange woman.
The tongue of the righteous man is as choice silver; the heart of the wicked is little worth.
The mouth of a righteous man putteth forth wisdom; but the froward tongue shall be cut out.
There is that babbleth like the piercings of a sword; but the tongue of the wise is health.
The lip of truth shall be established for ever; but a lying tongue is but for a moment.
The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright; but the mouth of the foolish poureth out folly.
Gentleness of tongue is a tree of life; but crookedness therein is a breaking of the spirit.
The purposes of the heart are of man, but the answer of the tongue is from Jehovah.
The evil-doer giveth heed to iniquitous lips; the liar giveth ear to a mischievous tongue.
He that hath a perverse heart findeth no good; and he that shifteth about with his tongue falleth into evil.
Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.
The getting of treasures by a lying tongue is a fleeting breath of them that seek death.
Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles.
By long forbearing is a ruler persuaded, and a soft tongue breaketh the bone.
The north wind bringeth forth rain, and the angry countenance a backbiting tongue.
A lying tongue hateth those that are injured by it, and a flattering mouth worketh ruin.
He that rebuketh a man shall afterwards find more favour than he that flattereth with the tongue.