sweet as honey

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*sweet as honey

 and sweeter than honey; sweet as sugar
very sweet; charming. (*Also: as ~.) Larry's words were sweeter than honey as he tried to convince Alice to forgive him. Jill: Is Mary Ann nice? Jane: Yes, indeed. She's as sweet as honey. Your little girl is darling! Just as sweet as sugar.
See also: honey, sweet
References in classic literature ?
Then uprose smooth-tongued Nestor, the facile speaker of the Pylians, and the words fell from his lips sweeter than honey.
preservation -- sweeter than honey and stronger than a lion -- the
His voice is sweeter than honey from the locust, and goes into the ear thrilling like the song of a wren.
He said Pak-China friendship was sweeter than honey, higher than the Himalyas, deeper than the oceans and stronger than steel.
He said that Pak China friendship was higher than Himalayas, deeper than sea and stronger then steel and sweeter than honey.
A Turkish proverb says "power is sweeter than honey.
DG ISPR Asim Saleem Bajwa tweeted that the COAS congratulated the People's Liberation Army of China for their sacrifices in pursuing dreamsThe COAS went on to say that, Our deep, resolute relations and all weather friendship is sweeter than honey, higher than the Himalayas, and deeper than the oceans.
It is sweeter than honey, a light for our feet and a lamp for our path, as the psalmist would say.
Sure the whole thing sounds sweeter than honey, doesn't it?
But I've also known a lot of compact American Labs that were sweeter than honey.
Sharif said at the Great Hall of the People in the Chinese capital of Beijing that his welcome, "reminds me of the saying, our friendship is higher than the Himalayas and deeper than the deepest sea in the world, and sweeter than honey.
Let me tell you very candidly and very sincerely that what I am witnessing here on my visit to Beijing, it reminds me of the saying our friendship is higher than the Himalayas and deeper than the deepest sea in the world, and sweeter than honey," Sharif told Li at the start of their meeting, employing the usually effusive language with which the two nations describe their relationship.
Meanwhile, Sharif, who met with Li on Friday, said the relationship between Pakistan and China was "higher than the Himalayas and deeper than the deepest sea in the world, and sweeter than honey," AFP reported.
The psalmist invites us to sing and to praise God for the law: the ordinances, commandments, and decrees of God are variously described as perfect, sure, clear, more to be desired than gold and sweeter than honey.
Her angel blue eyes sparkle brighter Than the diamonds in a crown Her ruby red angel lips Are far sweeter than honey to kiss, And her slim and slender angel's body Feels so warm and tender in my arms Every time I hold her closer and closer As we make love together On the long and golden surf kissed sands Of Queen Anne's Bay.