Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.


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Bible References

Than gold

Psalm 119:72
The law of thy mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver.
Job 28:15
It cannot be gotten for gold, nor shall silver be weighed for the price of it.
Proverbs 3:13
Happy is the man who finds wisdom, and the man who gets understanding.
Proverbs 8:10
Receive my instruction, and not silver, and knowledge rather than choice gold.
Proverbs 16:16
How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! Yea, to get understanding is rather to be chosen than silver.


Psalm 63:5
My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness. And my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips
Psalm 119:103
How sweet are thy words to my taste, than honey to my mouth!
Job 23:12
I have not gone back from the commandment of his lips, I have treasured up the words of his mouth more than my necessary food.
Proverbs 24:13
My son, eat thou honey, for it is good, and the droppings of the honeycomb, which are sweet to thy taste,


1 Samuel 14:26
And when the people came to the forest, behold, the honey dropped, but no man put his hand to his mouth, for the people feared the oath.

General references

Deuteronomy 4:8
And what great nation is there that has statutes and ordinances so righteous as all this law, which I set before you this day?
Proverbs 2:10
For wisdom shall enter into thy heart, and knowledge shall be pleasant to thy soul,