Psalm 39:1

For the director of music. For Jeduthun. A psalm of David.

1 aI said, “I will watch my ways and keep my tongue from sin; I will put a muzzle on my mouth while in the presence of the wicked.”

Read Psalm 39:1 Using Other Translations

I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me.
I said, "I will guard my ways, that I may not sin with my tongue; I will guard my mouth with a muzzle, so long as the wicked are in my presence."
I said to myself, “I will watch what I do and not sin in what I say. I will hold my tongue when the ungodly are around me.”