TO OBEY IS BETTER THAN SACRIFICE. - 1 Samuel 15:22. From Matthew Poole's Commentary: To obey is better than sacrifice, because obedience to God is a moral duty, constantly and indispensably necessary; but sacrifice is but a ceremonial institution, sometimes unnecessary, as it was in the wilderness. Order your of the T-Shirt with the chocolate swirl background image featuring this Bible scripture today! Cost: $28.50 per shirt.