He missed an invaluable opportunity to hold his tongue.
I have a very sharp tongue, I’m very impatient, and it’s a lifelong struggle.
An Englishman’s never so natural as when he’s holding his tongue.
I never show the back of my tongue. That is a Dutch expression.
It makes a soul lonely when even your tongue has no home.
Many a man’s tongue shakes out his master’s undoing.
The chatterer reveals every corner of his shallow mind.
If there’s one area of me that the devil’s got a hold of, it’s my tongue.