Blessed [are ye] that hunger now: for ye shall be filled. Blessed [are ye] that weep now: for ye shall laugh.
Behold, the days come, saith the Lord GOD, that I will send a famine in the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the LORD:
Blessed [are] they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled.
In that day shall the fair virgins and young men faint for thirst.
And they shall wander from sea to sea, and from the north even to the east, they shall run to and fro to seek the word of the LORD, and shall not find [it].
Yea, if thou criest after knowledge, [and] liftest up thy voice for understanding;
Wherefore do ye spend money for [that which is] not bread? and your labour for [that which] satisfieth not? hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye [that which is] good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.
Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price.
Then shalt thou understand the fear of the LORD, and find the knowledge of God.
If thou seekest her as silver, and searchest for her as [for] hid treasures;
1 Peter 2:2
As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby: