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{Ecclesiastes 10:12} The words 1697 of a wise man's 2450 mouth 6310 [are] gracious; 2580 but the lips 8193 of a fool 3684 will swallow up 1104 z8762 himself.
"Behold, thou hast instructed many, and thou hast strengthened the weak hands. ... Thy words have upholden him that was falling, and thou hast strengthened the feeble knees." {Job 4:3-4} + "[But] I would strengthen you with my mouth, and the moving of my lips should asswage [your grief]." {Job 16:5} + "The mouth of the righteous speaketh wisdom, and his tongue talketh of judgment." {Psa 37:30} + "I have preached righteousness in the great congregation: lo, I have not refrained my lips, O LORD, thou knowest. ... I have not hid thy righteousness within my heart; I have declared thy faithfulness and thy salvation: I have not concealed thy lovingkindness and thy truth from the great congregation." {Psa 40:9-10} + "My mouth shall shew forth thy righteousness [and] thy salvation all the day; for I know not the numbers [thereof]. ... Now also when I am old and grayheaded, O God, forsake me not; until I have shewed thy strength unto [this] generation, [and] thy power to every one [that] is to come." {Psa 71:15-18} + "In the lips of him that hath understanding wisdom is found: but a rod [is] for the back of him that is void of understanding." {Prv 10:13} + "The tongue of the just [is as] choice silver: the heart of the wicked [is] little worth. ... The lips of the righteous feed many: but fools die for want of wisdom." {Prv 10:20-21} + "The mouth of the just bringeth forth wisdom: but the froward tongue shall be cut out. ... The lips of the righteous know what is acceptable: but the mouth of the wicked [speaketh] frowardness." {Prv 10:31-32} + "The wicked is snared by the transgression of [his] lips: but the just shall come out of trouble. ... A man shall be satisfied with good by the fruit of [his] mouth: and the recompence of a man's hands shall be rendered unto him." {Prv 12:13-14} + "There is that speaketh like the piercings of a sword: but the tongue of the wise [is] health." {Prv 12:18} + "The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness." {Prv 15:2} + "A man hath joy by the answer of his mouth: and a word [spoken] in due season, how good [is it]!" {Prv 15:23} + "The wise in heart shall be called prudent: and the sweetness of the lips increaseth learning. ... Pleasant words [are as] an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones." {Prv 16:21-24} + "Bow down thine ear, and hear the words of the wise, and apply thine heart unto my knowledge. ... For [it is] a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee; they shall withal be fitted in thy lips." {Prv 22:17-18} + "A word fitly spoken [is like] apples of gold in pictures of silver. ... [As] an earring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, [so is] a wise reprover upon an obedient ear." {Prv 25:11-12} + "She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue [is] the law of kindness." {Prv 31:26} + "A good man out of the good treasure of the heart bringeth forth good things: and an evil man out of the evil treasure bringeth forth evil things." {Mtt 12:35} + "And all bare him witness, and wondered at the gracious words which proceeded out of his mouth. And they said, Is not this Joseph's son?" {Lke 4:22} + "Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers." {Eph 4:29} + "Let your speech [be] alway with grace, seasoned with salt, that ye may know how ye ought to answer every man." {Col 4:6}
Heb. grace
"And David said unto him, Thy blood [be] upon thy head; for thy mouth hath testified against thee, saying, I have slain the LORD'S anointed." {2Sm 1:16} + "And as thy servant was busy here and there, he was gone. And the king of Israel said unto him, So [shall] thy judgment [be]; thyself hast decided [it]. ... And he said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Because thou hast let go out of [thy] hand a man whom I appointed to utter destruction, therefore thy life shall go for his life, and thy people for his people." {1Kg 20:40-42} + "So they shall make their own tongue to fall upon themselves: all that see them shall flee away." {Psa 64:8} + "[As for] the head of those that compass me about, let the mischief of their own lips cover them." {Psa 140:9} + "The wise in heart will receive commandments: but a prating fool shall fall." {Prv 10:8} + "He that winketh with the eye causeth sorrow: but a prating fool shall fall." {Prv 10:10} + "Wise [men] lay up knowledge: but the mouth of the foolish [is] near destruction." {Prv 10:14} + "A fool's lips enter into contention, and his mouth calleth for strokes. ... The words of a talebearer [are] as wounds, and they go down into the innermost parts of the belly." {Prv 18:6-8} + "A false witness shall not be unpunished, and [he that] speaketh lies shall not escape." {Prv 19:5} + "[As] a thorn goeth up into the hand of a drunkard, so [is] a parable in the mouth of fools." {Prv 26:9} + "And he saith unto him, Out of thine own mouth will I judge thee, [thou] wicked servant. Thou knewest that I was an austere man, taking up that I laid not down, and reaping that I did not sow:" {Lke 19:22} - Cross Reference Bible Search

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