Saul was the king after Israel’s own heart. His life illustrates an important principle. When we refuse to wait on God for His best, we go for what we think is best. Things always start out fine (which is why be go for it) but they always end up worse.
John 2:10a And saith unto him, Every man at the beginning doth set forth good wine; and when men have well drunk, then that which is worse: