- Exodus 14:14 ESV
The Lord will fight for you, and you have only to be silent.”
- Job 6:24 ESV
“Teach me, and I will be silent;
make me understand how I have gone astray.
- Psalm 4:4 ESV
Be angry, and do not sin;
ponder in your own hearts on your beds, and be silent. Selah
- Psalm 37:7 ESV
Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him;
fret not yourself over the one who prospers in his way,
over the man who carries out evil devices!
- Psalm 46:10 ESV
“Be still, and know that I am God.
I will be exalted among the nations,
I will be exalted in the earth!”
- Proverbs 11:12 ESV
Whoever belittles his neighbor lacks sense,
but a man of understanding remains silent.
- Proverbs 17:28 ESV
Even a fool who keeps silent is considered wise;
when he closes his lips, he is deemed intelligent.
- Proverbs 29:11 ESV
A fool gives full vent to his spirit,
but a wise man quietly holds it back.
- Ecclesiastes 3:7 ESV
a time to tear, and a time to sew;
a time to keep silence, and a time to speak;
- Isaiah 26: 3 ESV
You keep him in perfect peace
whose mind is stayed on you,
because he trusts in you.
- Isaiah 30:15 ESV
For thus said the Lord God, the Holy One of Israel,
“In returning[ and rest you shall be saved;
in quietness and in trust shall be your strength.”
But you were unwilling,
- Lamentations 3:26 ESV
It is good that one should wait quietly
for the salvation of the Lord.
- Zephaniah 3:17 ESV
The Lord your God is in your midst,
a mighty one who will save;
he will rejoice over you with gladness;
he will quiet you by his love;
he will exult over you with loud singing.
- James 1:19 ESV
Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger;
- 1 Peter 3:3-4 ESV
Do not let your adorning be external—the braiding of hair and the putting on of gold jewelry, or the clothing you wear— 4 but let your adorning be the hidden person of the heart with the imperishable beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which in God’s sight is very precious.