Today's Bible Verse:Proverbs 25:11
A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in a setting of silver. (ESV)
Today's Inspiring Thought: Apples of GoldThe first time I read this verse, I recall thinking, Wow, how beautiful ... though I'm not exactly sure what it means.
The Bible Knowledge Commentary explains it this way: "An appropriate and properly timed wordwhich sometimes may be a rebukecan be attractive and valuable, like gold apples set against a silver sculpture or carving, or like a gold earring or other ornament."