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Proverbs 10:11

The mouth of the righteous is a fountain of life,
But the mouth of the wicked covers up violence.

Proverbs 15:4

A tongue that brings healing is a tree of life,
But perversion in it breaks the spirit.

Proverbs 15:23

A man has gladness in an apt answer,
And how good is a timely word!

Proverbs 16:23 - 16:24

The heart of the wise gives insight to his mouth
And increases learning to his lips.
Pleasant words are a honeycomb,
Sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.

Proverbs 18:4

The words of a man’s mouth are deep waters;
The fountain of wisdom is a flowing brook.

Proverbs 18:21

Death and life are in the power of the tongue,
And those who love it will eat its fruit.

Proverbs 26:23

Like an earthen vessel overlaid with silver dross
Are fiery lips and an evil heart.