Psalm 34:13
Keep your tongue from evil and your lips from deceitful speech.
Cross References
James 1:26
If anyone considers himself religious and yet does not bridle his tongue, he deceives his heart and his religion is worthless.

1 Peter 2:22
"He committed no sin, and no deceit was found in His mouth."

1 Peter 3:10
For, "Whoever would love life and see good days must keep his tongue from evil and his lips from deceitful speech.

Psalm 39:1
I said, "I will watch my ways so that I will not sin with my tongue; I will guard my mouth with a muzzle as long as the wicked are present."

Psalm 141:3
Set a guard, O LORD, over my mouth; keep watch at the door of my lips.

Proverbs 13:3
He who guards his mouth protects his life, but the one who opens his lips invites his own ruin.

Treasury of Scripture
Keep your tongue from evil, and your lips from speaking guile.


Psalm 39:1
To the chief Musician, even to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David. I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me.

Proverbs 18:21
Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.

Matthew 12:35-37
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…


Psalm 55:11
Wickedness is in the midst thereof: deceit and guile depart not from her streets.

Proverbs 12:7,19,22
The wicked are overthrown, and are not: but the house of the righteous shall stand…

Proverbs 19:9
A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall perish.


Psalm 34:12
Top of Page
Top of Page