James 3:8-10 NIV

8 but no man can tame the tongue. It is a restless evil, full of deadly poison.1

References for James 3:8

9 With the tongue we praise our Lord and Father, and with it we curse men, who have been made in God's likeness.2

References for James 3:9

10 Out of the same mouth come praise and cursing. My brothers, this should not be.