Wasn’t the temple built too extravagantly?


“I have taken great pains to provide for the temple of the Lord a hundred thousand talents[b] of gold, a million talents of silver, quantities of bronze and iron too great to be weighed, and wood and stone. And you may add to them.” 1 Chronicles 22:14
            God directed the plans and materials for the building of His temple.  God wanted it to be attractive to draw people to it.  He wanted it to be something visitors would come and see then give their hearts to Him.
            Is it extravagance or excellence?  Doesn’t God deserve excellence?  Doesn’t He provide all our gold and silver?  Nobody complained or questioned God’s decisions.  They all agreed and complied.  Why?  After realizing all God had done for them, they felt He deserved a beautiful house compared to the dirty desert tent He inhabited before (the tabernacle).