They are more precious than gold, yea, than much fine gold; and sweeter than honey and the dropping of the honeycomb.
Therefore I love thy commandments above gold, yea, above fine gold.
Receive my instruction, and not silver; and knowledge rather than choice gold:
How much better is it to get wisdom than fine gold, and the getting of intelligence to be preferred to silver!
An ear-ring of gold, and an ornament of fine gold, is a wise reprover upon an attentive ear.
before the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl be broken, or the pitcher be shattered at the fountain, or the wheel be broken at the cistern;
Song of Solomon 5:15
His legs, pillars of marble, set upon bases of fine gold: His bearing as Lebanon, excellent as the cedars;
The sons of Zion, so precious, comparable to fine gold, how are they esteemed as earthen pitchers, the work of the hands of the potter!
How is the gold become dim! the most pure gold changed! the stones of the sanctuary poured out at the top of all the streets!
Babylon hath been a golden cup in Jehovah's hand, that made all the earth drunken: the nations have drunk of her wine; therefore have the nations become mad.
And the likenesses of the locusts were like to horses prepared for war; and upon their heads as crowns like gold, and their faces as faces of men;
I will make a man more precious than fine gold, even man than the gold of Ophir.
And I will bring the third part into the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined, and will try them as gold is tried. They shall call on my name, and I will answer them: I will say, It is my people; and they shall say, Jehovah is my God.
But he knoweth the way that I take; he trieth me, I shall come forth as gold.