1 Timothy 2:9-14
In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with modesty and sobriety; not with braided hair, or gold…
Why, Doctor, exclaimed a shallow, talkative lady, who was in the room with Dr. Johnson, but of whom he took little notice, "I believe you prefer the company of men to that of ladies." "Madam," he replied, "I am fond of the company of ladies; I like their beauty, I like their delicacy, and I like their silence."
Parallel VersesKJV: In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and sobriety; not with broided hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array;