|It is not good to eat too much honey, |
nor is it honorable to seek one's own honor.
|It is not good to eat much honey: so for men to search their own glory is not glory.|
|It is not good to eat much honey, |
Nor is it glory to search out one's own glory.
|Proverbs 25:27 |
Moderation in good things (v. 16) goes with humility.Radmacher, E. D., Allen, R. B., & House, H. W. (1999). Nelson's new illustrated Bible commentary (Pr 25:27).
: T. Nelson Publishers.Related Verse
Don't eat too much, or it will make you sick! (NLT)
"Beyond God's 'enough' lies nausea," writes Kidner, "not ecstasy."
MacDonald, W., & Farstad, A. (1997, c1995). Believer's Bible Commentary : Old and New Testaments (Pr 25:27). : Thomas Nelson.