“Gold there is, and rubies in abundance, but lips that speak knowledge are a rare jewel.”Proverbs 20:15 NIV
Do you own any precious gems or metals? No this isn’t a commercial for some financial assurance program.
I just want to reflect on the rarity of this items. Some folks have several shiny and rare items and wear them as jewelry every day. Some folks keep it locked away.
I’ve included a couple pictures of gold and diamond ore from Minecraft. These blocks are rare in the game (compared to how much dirt and stone there is.) the other picture is of a real diamond mine, leaving a huge hole in the land, just for some shiny rocks.
Though they are pricey and rare, scripture says some knowledgeable words are much more rare.