MOUTH / SPEECH……VERN McLELLAN


Don’t talk too much. You keep putting your foot in your mouth.
Be sensible and turn off the flow.    Proverbs  10: 19

A fool gets into constant fights. His mouth is his undoing !
His words endanger him.  Proverbs 18 : 6-7

1. He who thinks by the inch and talks by the yard deserves to be kicked by the foot.

2. It isn’t hard to make a mountain out of a molehill ; just add a little dirt.

3. Some teen’s mouths are so big, there’s room for another set of teeth.

4. A closed mouth gathers no feet.

5. As the momma whale said to the baby whale, "It’s only when you’re spouting that
    you get harpooned. "

6. The best way to save face is to keep the lower part shut.

7. Language is the dress of thought ; every time you open your mouth your mind is on parade.

8. Be sure your brain is in gear before engaging your mouth.

9. She who has the gift of gab doesn’t know how to wrap it up.
                                                                              
10.   A wise old owl lived in an oak;
        The more he saw, the less he spoke;
        The less he spoke, the more he heard;
        Why can’t we be like that bird?

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