Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the commandment is a lamp; and the law is light; and reproofs of instruction are the way of life:
The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart; the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.
Thou through thy commandments hast made me wiser than mine enemies, for they are eternal unto me.
To the law and to the testimony! If they do not speak according to this word, it is because there is no light in them.
2 Peter 1:19
We have also the most sure word of the prophets, unto which ye do well that ye take heed, as unto a light that shines in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star arises in your hearts,
Remember, therefore, from where thou art fallen and repent and do the first works, or else I will come unto thee quickly and will remove thy lampstand out of its place, except thou repent.
and say, How have I hated chastening and my heart despised reproof
The ear that hears the reproof of life shall abide among the wise.
The rod and reproof give wisdom, but a child left to himself shall bring his mother to shame.
Thou shalt not hate thy brother in thine heart; thou shalt rebuke thy neighbour in sincerity, that thou not bear sin for him.
Let the righteous smite me in mercy, and let him reprove me: and let not a flattering evil prince anoint my head, for my prayer shall ever be against his evil.
She is a tree of life to those that lay hold upon her, and blessed is every one that retains her.
He taught me and said unto me, Sustain thine heart with my words; keep my commandments, and live.
The way of life is uphill to the wise, that he may separate himself from Sheol below.
And unto this people thou shalt say, Thus hath the LORD said: Behold, I set before you the way of life, and the way of death.
discretion shall preserve thee, intelligence shall keep thee