Gold Quotes

John donne - come live with me, and be my love, and we will...
Thinking to get at once all the gold the goose could give, he killed it and opened it only to find - Nothing.
Aesop, The Goose with the Golden Eggs

As gold which he cannot spend will make no man rich, so knowledge which he cannot apply will make no man wise.
Samuel Johnson
Unknown - remember, people will judge you by your actions,...
The golden rule of cats that governs all relationships we have with people: you scratch my back, you scratch my back.
David Fisher, Conversations with My Cat
RICHER THAN GOLDYou may have tangible wealth untoldCaskets of jewels and coffers of gold. Richer than I you can never be - - I had a mother who read to me.
Strickland Gillilan

All that is gold does not glitter not all those that wander are lost.
J. R. R. Tolkien
We all live in a televised goldfish bowl.
Kingman Brewster, Jr.
All is not gold that glitters.
Miguel de Cervantes
Everything has its limit - - Iron ore cannot be educated into gold. - 1906.
Mark Twain
Ah, Hope what would life be, stripped of thy encouraging smiles, that teach us to look behind the dark clouds of to - Day, for the golden beams that are to gild the morrow.
La Rochefoucauld
All that is gold does not glitter; not all those that wander are lost.
J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring, 1954
Spare minutes are the Gold - Dust of time; the portions of life most fruitful in good and evil; the gaps through which temptations enter.
Author Unknown
Edwin hubbel chapin - through every rift of discovery some seeming...
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Elinor Glyn
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us and we see nothing but sand the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone.
George Eliot
Everyone realized that Computervision stock was the golden goose. But one grabbed the leg, another grabbed a wing, another got the neck, all pulling hard, and they realize now they could kill the goose if they keep this up.
Charles Foundyller of Daratech, from 8/14/92 Wall St Journal
The source of the famous Golden Rule. Many famous lines were variations on this theme.
Bible
Dig where the gold is? Unless you just need some exercise.
John M. Capozzi, Why Climb the Corporate Ladder When You Can Take the Elevator?
Art is like baby shoes. When you coat them with gold, they can no longer be worn.
John Updike
Hay is more acceptable to an ass than gold.
Latin Prove
The strength of the United States is not the gold at Fort Knox or the weapons of mass destruction that we have, but the sum total of the education and the character of our people.
Claiborne Pell
Beauty holds more worth than gold.
Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time
I look at my myself and see a stone, I look at my friends and see gold, But I look at you, and see a gem.
Unknown
Kindness is the golden key that unlocks the hearts of others.
Henry Drummond
He fishes well who uses a golden hook.
Latin Prove
Recommend to your children virtue that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Ludwig van Beethoven
You must have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by. Yes, but some of them are golden only because we let them slip by.
James Barrie
Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy of a palace.
Horace, Odes
Man is a gregarious animal and much more so in his mind than in his body. A golden rule; judge men not by their opinions but by what their opinions have made of them.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
No lower can a man descend than to interpret his dreams into gold and silver.
Kahlil Gibran
Friendship is the golden thread that ties the hearts of all hearts of all the world.
John Evelyn
I have become rather like King Midas, except that everything turns not into gold but into a circus.
Albert Einstein
Marriage is the golden ring in a chain, whose beginning is a glance and whose ending is eternity.
Kahlil Gibran
Have regard for your name, since it will remain for you longer than a great store of gold.
Ecclesiasticus, Aprocrypha (Ec. 41: 12)
Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Ludwig van Beethoven
A book holds a house of gold.
Chinese Prove
An ass is but an ass, though laden with gold.
Romanian Prove
Think, In mounting higher, The angels would press on us, and aspire To drop some golden orb of perfect song Into our deep, dear silence.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself. It is not in your environment it is not in luck or chance, or the help of others it is in yourself alone.
Orison Swett Marden