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 your mouth is better to me than thousands of pieces of gold and silver. YUD
Job 28:15
It can't be gotten for gold, neither shall silver be weighed for its price.
Proverbs 3:13
Happy is the man who finds wisdom, the man who gets understanding.
Proverbs 8:10
Receive my instruction rather than silver; knowledge rather than choice gold.
Proverbs 16:16
How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! Yes, to get understanding is to be chosen rather than silver.


Psalm 63:5
My soul shall be satisfied as with the richest food. My mouth shall praise you with joyful lips,
Psalm 119:103
How sweet are your promises to my taste, more than honey to my mouth!
Job 23:12
I haven't 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 honey, for it is good; the droppings of the honeycomb, which are sweet to your taste:


1 Samuel 14:26
When the people were come 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
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 will enter into your heart. Knowledge will be pleasant to your soul.