Hosea 6:6

6 For I desire mercy, not sacrifice, and acknowledgment of God rather than burnt offerings.

Read Hosea 6:6 Using Other Translations

For I desired mercy, and not sacrifice; and the knowledge of God more than burnt offerings.
For I desire steadfast love and not sacrifice, the knowledge of God rather than burnt offerings.
I want you to show love, not offer sacrifices. I want you to know me more than I want burnt offerings.