Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.
The law of thy mouth is better unto me than thousands of gold and silver.
It cannot be gotten for gold, neither shall silver be weighed for its price.
Blessed is the man that has found wisdom and who brings to light intelligence,
Receive my chastening and not silver, and knowledge rather than choice gold.
How much better is it to acquire wisdom than gold! and to acquire understanding is worth more than silver!
My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness, and my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips
How sweet have been thy spoken words unto my taste! yea, sweeter than honey to my mouth!
Neither have I separated myself from the commandment of his lips; I have esteemed the words of his mouth more than my necessary food.
My son, eat of the honey, because it is good, and of the honeycomb, which is sweet to thy taste:
1 Samuel 14:26
And when the people were come into the wood, behold, the honey dropped, but no man put his hand to his mouth, for the people feared the oath.