Some people make cutting remarks,
but the words of the wise bring healing.
Proverbs 12:18 (New Living Translation)
Reckless words pierce like a sword,
but the tongue of the wise brings healing.
Proverbs 12:18 (New International Version)
Rash language cuts and maims,
but there is healing in the words of the wise.
Proverbs 12:18 (The Message)