Ecclesiastes 10:12

English Standard Version

12 The words of a wise man’s mouth win him favor,[1] but the lips of a fool consume him. (Pr10%3A32; Pr18%3A7; Pr22%3A11; Lu4%3A22)

New International Version

12 Words from the mouth of the wise are gracious, but fools are consumed by their own lips.

New Int. Readers Version

12 A man who is wise says gracious things. But a foolish person is destroyed by what his own lips speak.

King James Version

12 The words of a wise man' mouth are gracious; but the lips of a fool will swallow up himself.