A man hath joy by the answer of his mouth; and a word in its season, how good is it!
So then, as we have occasion, let us do good towards all, and specially towards those of the household of faith.
Walk in wisdom towards those without, redeeming opportunities.
1 Corinthians 16:12
Now concerning the brother Apollos, I begged him much that he would go to you with the brethren; but it was not at all his will to go now; but he will come when he shall have good opportunity.
But I rejoiced in the Lord greatly, that now however at length ye have revived your thinking of me, though surely ye did also think of me, but lacked opportunity.
And as he reasoned concerning righteousness, and temperance, and the judgment about to come, Felix, being filled with fear, answered, Go for the present, and when I get an opportunity I will send for thee;
And from that time he sought a good opportunity that he might deliver him up.
and they, when they heard it, rejoiced, and promised him to give money. And he sought how he could opportunely deliver him up.
And he came to an agreement to do it, and sought an opportunity to deliver him up to them away from the crowd.
And a holiday being come, when Herod, on his birthday, made a supper to his grandees, and to the chiliarchs, and the chief men of Galilee;
There did they cry, Pharaoh king of Egypt is but a noise; he hath let the time appointed go by.
And if they had called to mind that from whence they went out, they had had opportunity to have returned;
Is it time for you that ye should dwell in your wainscoted houses, while this house lieth waste?
Jesus therefore says to them, My time is not yet come, but your time is always ready.
And Jacob said to Laban, Give me my wife, for my days are fulfilled, that I may go in to her.
Happy art thou, O land, when thy king is a son of nobles, and thy princes eat in due season, for strength, and not for drunkenness!
For if thou altogether holdest thy peace at this time, then shall there arise relief and deliverance to the Jews from another place; but thou and thy father's house shall perish. And who knows whether thou art not come to the kingdom for such a time as this?