Even fools are thought wise when they keep silent; with their mouths shut, they seem intelligent.
Proverbs 17:28 NLT
Have you ever said something and then wished you could retract the statement?? I know I have. Even if the statement wasn't wrong or ugly. It may have not been pertinent to the topic of discussion. It sounded good in my head but then...
The Proverbs are a good book to read often.