xit takes away the life of its possessors.
14 vfor the gain from her is better than gain from silver
and her profit better than wgold.
16 The wage of the righteous leads cto life,
the gain of the wicked to sin.
28 Whoever strusts in his riches will fall,
but the righteous will tflourish like a green leaf.
15 There is gold and abundance of vcostly stones,
wbut the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel.
22 pA good name is to be chosen rather than great riches,
and favor is better than silver or gold.