Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver.

General references

Bible References


Proverbs 15:23
A man has joy by the answer of his mouth, and a word spoken in due season, how good it is!
Proverbs 24:26
The lips of the one that gives a right answer shall be kissed.
Ecclesiastes 12:10
The preacher sought to find willing words and upright writings, even words of truth.
Isaiah 50:4
The Lord GOD has given me the tongue of the wise that I should know how to speak a word in season to him that is weary; he wakes up early, early shall he awaken my ear, that I might hear, as the wise.

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Psalm 37:30
Pe The mouth of the righteous speaks wisdom, and his tongue brings forth judgment.
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.