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

Read James 3:8 Using Other Translations

But the tongue can no man tame; it is an unruly evil, full of deadly poison.
but no human being can tame the tongue. It is a restless evil, full of deadly poison.
but no one can tame the tongue. It is restless and evil, full of deadly poison.