Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

As a jewel of gold in a swine's snout, so is a fair woman which is without discretion.

Bible References

A jewel

Proverbs 31:30
Charm is deceitful and beauty is vain,
But a woman who fears the Lord, she shall be praised.
Ezekiel 16:15
“But you trusted in your beauty and played the harlot because of your fame, and you poured out your harlotries on every passer-by who might be willing.
Nahum 3:4
All because of the many harlotries of the harlot,
The charming one, the mistress of sorceries,
Who sells nations by her harlotries
And families by her sorceries.
1 Peter 3:3
Your adornment must not be merely external—braiding the hair, and wearing gold jewelry, or putting on dresses;
2 Peter 2:22
It has happened to them according to the true proverb, “A dog returns to its own vomit,” and, “A sow, after washing, returns to wallowing in the mire.”

Is without

Proverbs 7:10
And behold, a woman comes to meet him,
Dressed as a harlot and cunning of heart.
Proverbs 9:13
The woman of folly is boisterous,
She is naive and knows nothing.