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CHRISTIAN QUOTES ON The Tongue. Part of a large selection of Christian quotes and sayings in a variety of topics by famous people, authors, theologians, pastors, preachers, teachers, and other notable Christians.


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Longing desire prayeth always, though the tongue be silent. If thou art ever longing, thou art ever praying.

    Author: Augustine

Heaven finds an ear when sinners find a tongue.

    Author: Francis Quarles

Nothing is more like a wise man than a fool who holds his tongue.

    Author: Francis de Sales

There is no restraining men's tongues or pens when charged with a little vanity.

    Author: George Washington

Nothing is a greater, or more fearful sacrilege than to prostitute the great name of God to the petulancy of an idle tongue.

    Author: Jeremy Taylor

Great knowledge, if it be without vanity, is the most severe bridle of the tongue. For so have I heard, that all the noises and prating of the pool, the croaking of frogs and toads, are hushed and appeased upon the bringing upon them the light of a candle or torch. Every beam of reason and ray of knowledge checks the dissolution of the tongue.

    Author: Jeremy Taylor

For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'.

    Author: John Greenleaf Whittier

All men will be Peters in their bragging tongue, and most men will be Peters in their base denial; but few men will be Peters in their quick repentance.

    Author: Owen Feltham

Learn to hold thy tongue; five words cost Zacharias forty weeks of silence.

    Author: Thomas Fuller

One that will not plead that cause wherein his tongue must be confuted by his conscience.

    Author: Thomas Fuller

There is nothing that so much gratifies an ill tongue as when it finds an angry heart.

    Author: Thomas Fuller

A holy life is a voice; it speaks when the tongue is silent, and is either a constant attraction or a perpetual reproof.

    Author: Robert Leighton

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