by Thomas Brooks
"Remember that it is not hasty reading, but
serious meditation on holy and heavenly
that makes them prove sweet and profitable to the soul.
It is not the mere touching of the flower by the bee that
gathers honey, but her abiding for a time on the flower that
draws out the sweet.
It is not he that reads most, but he that meditates most, that
will prove to be the choicest, sweetest, wisest and strongest