Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on James 3:2 in English Standard Version "For we all stumble in many ways. And if anyone does not stumble in what he says, he is a perfect man, able also to bridle his whole body." 1Ki 8:46 “If they sin against you—for there is no one who does not sin—and you are angry with them and give them to an enemy, so that they are carried away captive to the land of the enemy, far off or near, Pr 20:9 Who can say, “I have made my heart pure; I am clean from my sin”? Ec 7:20 Surely there is not a righteous man on earth who does good and never sins. Mt 12:37 for by your words you will be justified, and by your words you will be condemned.” Jas 1:26 If anyone thinks he is religious and does not bridle his tongue but deceives his heart, this person’s religion is worthless. 1Jo 1:8 If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us.