all the tea in China
Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Because of the large amount of tea in China, and its value.
- (idiomatic, hyperbolic) Something very valuable or priceless.
- I wouldn't trade you away for all the tea in China
- I would rather have you than all the tea in China
- all the gold in Fort Knox
- all the money in the universe
- all the money in the world
- all the wealth in the galaxy
something priceless or invaluable