Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.
There are those that speak like the piercings of a sword, but the tongue of the wise is medicine.
A man has joy by the answer of his mouth, and a word spoken in due season, how good it is!
my kidneys shall also rejoice when thy lips speak right things.
A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold inscribed with silver.
Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart, so does the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel.
My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew, as the small rain upon the tender herb and as the showers upon the grass.
Song of Songs 4:11
Thy lips, O my spouse, drip as the honeycomb; honey and milk are under thy tongue, and the smell of thy garments is like the smell of Lebanon.
Then the same day at evening, being the first of the sabbaths, when the doors were shut where the disciples were assembled for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood in the midst and said unto them, Peace be unto you.
My son, eat of the honey, because it is good, and of the honeycomb, which is sweet to thy taste:
More to be desired are they than gold, than much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.
How sweet have been thy spoken words unto my taste! yea, sweeter than honey to my mouth!
Thy words were found, and I ate them; and thy word was unto me the joy and rejoicing of my heart: for thy name was called upon me, O LORD God of the hosts.
It shall be medicine to thy navel and marrow to thy bones.
For they are life unto those that find them and medicine to all their flesh.