7 Wisdom Of The Wise and 7 Foolishness Of The Tongue


  • Wisdom of silence is the way of the wise Proverbs 17: 27-28 “He that hath knowledge spareth his words, and a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit. 28 Even a fool when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise and he that shutteth his lips is esteened a man of understanding”
  • Guard your tongue because it can create war, kill and destroy good James 3: 6 “And the tongue is a fire; a world of iniquity; so is the tongue among members that it defileth the whole body, and setteth on fire the course of nature and it is set on fire of hell”
  • The ears functions better when the mouth is kept shut A soldier in captivity knows by their code of conduct what must not be said. 1 Peter 1: 15 “But as he which hath called you is hold so be ye holy in all manner of conversation” Our conversation must represent Christ just like the soldier under interrogation must speak as was trained to do.
  • Wisdom is saying nothing when there is nothing to say. Ecclesiastes 9: 17 “The word of wise men are heard in quiet more than the cry of him that ruleth among fools.
  • Your words are no longer yours once they leave the confines of your heart. Ecclesiastes 10: 20 “Curse not the king no not in thy thought and curse not the rich n thy bedchamber; for a bird of the air shall carry the voice and that which hath wings shall tell the matter”
  • A wise person talks less and think more Psalms 119: 15″ I will meditate in thy precepts and have respect unto thy ways
  • If you say nothing nobody can misquote you. Psalms 39: 1 “I said I will take heed to my ways that I sin not with my tongue. I will keep my tongue with a bridle while the wicked is before me”




  • Telling Lies Proverbs 12: 22 “Lying lips are an abomination unto the Lord”
  • Negative Talking Proverbs 18: 21 “Death and life are in the power of the tongue and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof”
  • Boasting and Bragging Proverbs 27: 1 “Boast not thyself of tomorrow for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth” Proverbs 25: 14 “Whoso boasteth himself of a false gift is like clouds and wind without rain”
  • Gossiping Proverbs 11: 13 “A talebearer revealeth secrets but he that is of a faithful spirit concealeth the matter” Proverbs 20: 19 He that goes about as a talebearer revealeth secrets: therefore meddle not with him that flattereth with his lips
  • Cursing Bad Words Proverbs 4: 24 “Put away from thee a froward mouth, and perverse lips put far from thee”
  • Slander Psalms 101: 5 “Whoso privily slandereth his neighbor, him will I cut off” Exodus 20: 16 Thou shall not bear false witness against thy neighbor”
  • Using God’s Name In Vain Exodus 20: 7 “Thou shall not take the name of the Lord thy God in vain”

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8 thoughts on “7 Wisdom Of The Wise and 7 Foolishness Of The Tongue”

  1. Hi Maurice. These are words of wisdom from the Lord. My favorite is, “wisdom is saying nothing when there is nothing to say.” You can only know how foolish a person is when he opens his mouth. Thank you for sharing and have a blessed weekend.


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