When To Keep Your Mouth Shut
Don't open your mouth when:

In the heat of anger
- Proverbs 14:7

When you don't have all the facts
- Provers 18:13

When you haven't verified the story
- Deuteronomy 17:6

If your words will offend a weaker person
- 1Corinthians 8:11

When it is time to listen
- Proverbs 13:1

When you are tempted to make light of Holy things
- Ecclesiastes 5:2

When you are tempted to joke about sin
- Proverbs 14:9

If you would be ashamed of your words later
- Proverbs 8:8

If your words would convey the wrong impression
- Proverbs 17:27

If the issue is none of your business
- Proverbs 14:10

When you are tempted to tell an out-right lie
- Proverbs 4:24

If your words will damage someone else's reputation
- Proverbs 15:27

If your words will damage a friendship
- Proverbs 16:28

When you are feeling critical
- James 3:9

If you can't say it without screaming it
- Proverbs 25:28

If your words will be a poor reflection of the Lord or your friends and family
- Peter 2:21-23

If you may have to eat your words later
- Proverbs 18:21

If you have already said it more than one time
- Proverbs 19:13

When you are tempted to flatter a wicked person
- Proverbs 24:24

When you are suppose to be working instead
- Proverbs 14:23

Whoever guards his mouth and tongue keeps his soul from troubles
- Proberbs 21:23
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