Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.

Bible References


Proverbs 12:18
There is he who speaks rashly like the piercings of a sword, but the tongue of the wise is health.
Proverbs 15:23
A man has joy in the answer of his mouth, and a word in due season, how good it is!
Proverbs 25:11
A word fitly spoken is apples of gold in a network of silver.
Proverbs 27:9
Oil and perfume rejoice the heart, so [too] the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel.
Deuteronomy 32:2
My doctrine shall drop as the rain. My speech shall distil as the dew, as the small rain upon the tender grass, and as the showers upon the herb.
John 20:19
Therefore being evening that day, the first day of the week, and the doors having been shut where the disciples were who assembled because of fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood in the midst, and says to them, Peace to you.


Proverbs 24:13
My son, eat thou honey, for it is good, and the droppings of the honeycomb, which are sweet to thy taste,
Psalm 19:10
More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold. Sweeter also than honey and the droppings of the honeycomb.
Psalm 119:103
How sweet are thy words to my taste, than honey to my mouth!
Jeremiah 15:16
Thy words were found, and I ate them. And thy words were to me a joy and the rejoicing of my heart. For I am called by thy name, O LORD, God of hosts.


Proverbs 3:8
It will be health to thy navel, and marrow to thy bones.
Proverbs 4:22
For they are life to those who find them, and health to all their flesh.