Notwithstanding, if he continues a day or two, he shall not be punished, for he is his money.
for the merchandise of it is better than the merchandise of silver and the fruits thereof more than fine gold.
My fruit is better than gold, yea, than precious stones, and my revenue than choice silver.
How much better is it to acquire wisdom than gold! and to acquire understanding is worth more than silver!
A good reputation is rather to be chosen than great riches and good grace rather than silver and gold.
Receive my chastening and not silver, and knowledge rather than choice gold.
More to be desired are they than gold, than much fine gold; sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.
Therefore I have loved thy commandments above gold, yea, above fine gold.
The law of thy mouth is better unto me than thousands of gold and silver.
I counsel thee to buy of me gold refined in the fire, that thou may be made rich; and clothed in white raiment, so that the shame of thy nakedness not be uncovered; and anoint thine eyes with eyesalve, that thou may see.
But he has known the way that I take; he has tried me, and I have come forth as gold.
then thou shalt lay up gold as dust and the gold of Ophir as the stones of the brooks. And the Almighty shall be thy defence, and thou shalt have plenty of silver.