Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For it is a pleasant thing if thou keep them within thee; they shall withal be fitted in thy lips.

Within thee

General references

Bible References

It is

Proverbs 2:10
When wisdom enters into thine heart and knowledge is sweet unto thy soul,
Proverbs 3:17
Her ways are ways of pleasantness, and all her paths are peace.
Proverbs 24:13
My son, eat of the honey, because it is good, and of the honeycomb, which is sweet to thy taste:
Psalm 19:10
More to be desired are they than gold, than much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.
Psalm 119:103
How sweet have been thy spoken words unto my taste! yea, sweeter than honey to my mouth!
Jeremiah 15:16
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.

Within thee

Job 32:18
For I am full of words; the spirit within me constrains me.
John 7:38
He that believes in me, as the scripture has said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water.


Proverbs 8:6
Hear, for I will speak of excellent things, and the opening of my lips shall be right things.
Proverbs 10:13
In the lips of the prudent wisdom is found and is a rod unto the back of him that is void of understanding.
Proverbs 15:7
The lips of the wise disperse wisdom, but the heart of the foolish does not so.
Proverbs 16:21
The wise in heart is called a man of understanding; and the sweetness of the lips shall increase doctrine.
Proverbs 25:11
A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold inscribed with silver.
Psalm 119:13
With my lips I have declared all the judgments of thy mouth.
Malachi 2:7
For the priest's lips keep wisdom, and they seek the law at his mouth; for he is an angel of the LORD of the hosts.
Hebrews 13:15
By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips confessing his name.

General references

Proverbs 18:20
A man's belly shall be filled with the fruit of his mouth, and with the product of his lips shall he be filled.