Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For wisdom is good above pearls, and all delights shall not be made equal with her.
There is gold and a multitude of pearls: and a precious vessel the lips of knowledge.
Who shall find a woman of virtue? for her price is far above pearls.
Again, the kingdom of the heavens is like to a treasure hid in the field; which a man finding, concealed, and from his joy, he retires, and all things which he has he sells, and he purchases that field.
For thy mercy was good more than life; my lips shall praise thee.
Who to me in the heavens? and from thee I desired nothing in the earth.
For I reckon that the sufferings of the time now not worthy of the glory about to be revealed in us.
The obtaining of wisdom how good above gold and the obtaining of understanding to be chosen above silver.