For x whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.
For y what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and forfeits his soul? Or z what shall a man give in return for his soul?
English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.
Then Jesus told his disciples, "If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
But God said to him, 'Fool! This night your soul is required of you, and the things you have prepared, whose will they be?
Psalms 49:7 - 8
Truly no man can ransom another, or give to God the price of his life.