It is amazing the amount of instruction on the tongue, mouth and lips in Proverbs 10. So much good teaching, warning and examples for us.
1. 10:11 The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life
2. 10:13 Wisdom is found on the lips of the discerning
3. 10:18 He who conceals his hatred has lying lips, and whoever spreads slander is a fool.
4. 10:19 When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise.
5. 10:20 The tongue of the righteous is choice silver
6. 10:21 The lips of the righteous nourish many
7. 10:31 The mouth of the righteous brings forth wisdom
8. 10:32 The lips of the righteous know what is fitting
I want to be a wise man and know when to speak, what to speak, where to speak, how to speak and to whom to speak.