Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For wisdom is better than rubies; and all the things that may be desired are not to be compared to it.
There is gold, and a multitude of rubies: but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel.
Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in a field; the which when a man hath found, he hideth, and for joy thereof goeth and selleth all that he hath, and buyeth that field.
Because thy lovingkindness is better than life, my lips shall praise thee.
Whom have I in heaven but thee? and there is none upon earth that I desire beside thee.
For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.
How much better is it to get wisdom than gold! and to get understanding rather to be chosen than silver!