Even so the tongue is a little

Even so the tongue is a little member, and boasteth great things.  Behold, how great a matter a little fire kindleth!  And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our members, that it defileth the whole body, and setteth on fire the course of nature; and it is set on fire of hell.  ~James 3:5-6

The days of our years are threescore

The days of our years are threescore years and ten; and if by reason of strength they be fourscore years, yet is their strength labour and sorrow; for it soon cut off, and we fly away.  ~Psalms 90:10

Even a fool when he holdeth his

Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise: and he that shutteth his lips is esteemed a man of understanding.  ~Proverbs 17:28

Judge not that ye be not judged

Judge not, that ye be not judged.  For with what judgment ye judge, ye shall be judged: and with what measure ye mete, it shall be measured to you again.  ~Matthew 7:1-2

The light of the body is eye

The light of the body is the eye; if then your eye is true, all your body will be full of light.  ~Matthew 6:22

For the love of money is root

For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows.  ~I Timothy 6:10

It is vain for you to rise

It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread of sorrows: for so he giveth his beloved sleep.  ~Psalms 127:2

For he is our peace who hath

For he is our peace, who hath made both one, and hath broken down the middle wall of partition between us.  ~Ephesians 2:14

And though i have the gift of

And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not charity, I am nothing.  ~I Corinthians 13:2

Set me as a seal upon thine

Set me as a seal upon thine heart, as a seal upon thine arm: for love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire, which hath a most vehement flame.  ~Song of Solomon 8:6

I returned and saw under the sun

I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all.  ~Ecclesiastes 9:11

Then i commended mirth because a man

Then I commended mirth, because a man hath no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry: for that shall abide with him of his labour the days of his life, which God giveth him under the sun.  ~Ecclesiastes 8:15

The wise mans eyes are in his

The wise man’s eyes are in his head; but the fool walketh in darkness: and I myself perceived also that one event happeneth to them all…. For there is no remembrance of the wise more than of the fool for ever; seeing that which now is in the days to come shall all be forgotten.  And how dieth the wise man? as the fool.  ~Ecclesiastes 2:14, 16

Who covereth thyself with light as a

Who covereth thyself with light as a garment: who stretchest out the heavens like a curtain: Who layeth the beams of his chambers in the waters: who maketh the clouds his chariot: who walketh upon the wings of the wind: Who maketh his angels spirits: his ministers a flaming fire: Who laid the foundations of the earth, that it should not be removed for ever.  ~Psalms 104:2-5

O the depth of riches both wisdom

O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out!  ~Romans 11:33

The words of his mouth were smoother

The words of his mouth were smoother than butter, but war was in his heart: his words were softer than oil, yet were they drawn swords.  ~Psalms 55:21

But ask now the beasts and they

But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee; and the fowls of the air, and they shall tell thee:  Or speak to the earth, and it shall teach thee: and the fishes of the sea shall declare unto thee.  ~Job 12:7-8

Mercy and truth are met together righteousness

Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.  Truth shall spring out of the earth; and righteousness shall look down from heaven.  ~Psalms 85:10-11

He that is slow to anger better

He that is slow to anger is better than the mighty; and he that ruleth his spirit than he that taketh a city.  ~Proverbs 16:32

Train up a child in the way

Train up a child in the way he should go:  and when he is old, he will not depart from it.  ~Proverbs 22:6

For we must needs die and are

For we must needs die, and are as water spilt on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again…  ~II Samuel 14:14

Strength and honour are her clothing she

Strength and honour are her clothing; and she shall rejoice in time to come.  She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue is the law of kindness.  She looketh well to the ways of her household, and eateth not the bread of idleness.  Her children arise up, and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praiseth her.  ~Proverbs 31:25-28

It is not for kings to drink

It is not for kings to drink wine; nor for princes strong drink:  Lest they drink, and forget the law, and pervert the judgment of any of the afflicted.  ~Proverbs 31:4-5

The thing that hath been it is

The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done: and there is no new thing under the sun.  ~Ecclesiastes 1:9

Brethren i count not myself to have

Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before…  ~Philippians 3:13

But jeshurun waxed fat and kicked thou

But Jeshurun waxed fat, and kicked: thou art waxen fat, thou art grown thick, thou art covered with fatness; then he forsook God which made him, and lightly esteemed the Rock of his salvation.  ~Deuteronomy 32:15

Either make the tree good and his

Either make the tree good, and his fruit good; or else make the tree corrupt, and his fruit corrupt: for the tree is known by his fruit.  ~Matthew 12:33

And i will say to my soul

And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou hast much goods laid up for many years; take thine ease, eat, drink, and be merry.  ~Luke 12:19

I put on righteousness and it clothed

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my judgment was as a robe and a diadem.  I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame.  ~Job 29:14-15

Curse not the king no in thy

Curse not the king, no not in thy thought; and curse not the rich in thy bedchamber; for a bird of the air shall carry the voice, and that which hath wings shall tell the matter.  ~Ecclesiastes 10:20

To every thing there is a season

To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:  A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted; A time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to build up; A time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance; A time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together; a time to embrace, and a time to refrain from embracing; A time to get, and a time to lose; a time to keep, and a time to cast away; A time to rend, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak; A time to love, and a time to hate; a time of war, and a time of peace.  ~Ecclesiastes 3:1-8

Wisdom crieth without she uttereth her voice

Wisdom crieth without; she uttereth her voice in the streets: She crieth in the chief place of concourse, in the openings of the gates: in the city she uttereth her words, saying, How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? and the scorners delight in their scorning, and fools hate knowledge?  ~Proverbs 1:20-22

For verily i say unto you that

For verily I say unto you, That whosoever shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; and shall not doubt in his heart, but shall believe that those things which he saith shall come to pass; he shall have whatsoever he saith.  ~Mark 11:23

Therefore i say unto you take no

Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body more than raiment?  ~Matthew 6:25