Proverbs 2:4; Proverbs 3:14; Proverbs 7:20; Proverbs 8:10; Proverbs 8:19; Proverbs 10:20; Proverbs 16:16; Proverbs 17:3; Proverbs 22:1; Proverbs 25:4; Proverbs 25:11; Proverbs 26:23; Proverbs 27:21
If you seek her as silver And search for her as for hidden treasures;
For her profit is better than the profit of silver And her gain better than fine gold.
He has taken a bag of money with him, At the full moon he will come home."
"Take my instruction and not silver, And knowledge rather than choicest gold.
"My fruit is better than gold, even pure gold, And my yield better than choicest silver.
The tongue of the righteous is as choice silver, The heart of the wicked is worth little.
How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! And to get understanding is to be chosen above silver.
The refining pot is for silver and the furnace for gold, But the LORD tests hearts.
A good name is to be more desired than great wealth, Favor is better than silver and gold.
Take away the dross from the silver, And there comes out a vessel for the smith;
Like apples of gold in settings of silver Is a word spoken in right circumstances.
Like an earthen vessel overlaid with silver dross Are burning lips and a wicked heart.
The crucible is for silver and the furnace for gold, And each is tested by the praise accorded him.