Surely there is a vein for the silver, and a place for gold where they refine it.
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George Leo Haydock
Silver. Hebrew, "Surely there is a vein, or mine, for silver. "(Haydock)
The sagacity of man has discovered all these things. Wonderful also is the instinct of animals, ver. 7. Yet wisdom comes from God alone; and those act rashly, who pretend to dive into his counsels in punishing his creatures and ruling the world. (Calmet)