1 A good name is more desirable than great riches; to be esteemed is better than silver or gold.

Read Proverbs 22:1 Using Other Translations

A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches, and loving favour rather than silver and gold.
A good name is to be chosen rather than great riches, and favor is better than silver or gold.
Choose a good reputation over great riches; being held in high esteem is better than silver or gold.