Gold Quotes

Samuel johnson - as gold which he cannot spend will make no man...
Come live with me, and be my love, And we will some new pleasures prove Of golden sands, and crystal brooks, With silken lines, and silver hooks.
John Donne

Those who steal from private individuals spend their lives in stocks and chains those who steal from the public treasure go dressed in gold and purple.
Marcius Porcius Cato
George bernard shaw - the golden rule is that there are no golden rules....
I have become rather like King Midas, except that everything turns not into gold but into a circus.
Albert Einstein
Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Ludwig van Beethoven

Better stop short than fill to the brim. Oversharpen the blade, and the edge will soon blunt. Amass a store of gold and jade, and no one can protect it. Claim wealth and titles, and disaster will follow. Retire when the work is done. This is the way of heaven.
Tao Te Ching
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, The Fellowship of the Ring, 1954
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
Everything has its limit - - Iron ore cannot be educated into gold. - 1906.
Mark Twain
It is in men as in soils where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not of.
Jonathan Swift
Boris nikolayevich yeltsin - it is especially important to encourage...
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
He fishes well who uses a golden hook.
Latin Prove
A book holds a house of gold.
Chinese Prove
The morning pouring everywhere, its golden glory on the air.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Fire is the test of gold adversity, of strong men.
Seneca
Remember, people will judge you by your actions, not your intentions. You may have a heart of gold - - But so does a hard - Boiled egg.
Unknown
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
Kindness is the golden key that unlocks the hearts of others.
Henry Drummond
They deem me mad for I will not sell my days for gold; I deem them mad for they think my days have a price.
Kahlil Gibran
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
I am doomed to an eternity of compulsive work. No set goal achieved satisfies. Success only breeds a new goal. The golden apple devoured has seeds. It is endless.
Bette Davis, The Lonely Life, 1962
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
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
Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold.
Leo Tolstoy
We all live in a televised goldfish bowl.
Kingman Brewster, Jr.
Proverbs are in the world of thought what gold coin is in the world of business - Great value in small compass, and equally current among all people. Sometimes the proverb may be false, the coin counterfeit, but in both cases the false proves the value of the true.
D. March
Beauty holds more worth than gold.
Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time
An ass is but an ass, though laden with gold.
Romanian Prove
Dig where the gold is unless you just need some exercise.
John M. Capozzi
Practicing the Golden Rule is not a sacrifice; it is an investment.
Author Unknown
Early morning hath gold in its mouth.
Benjamin Franklin
Have regard for your name, since it will remain for you longer than a great store of gold.
Ecclesiasticus, Aprocrypha (Ec. 41: 12)
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
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.
J. R. R. Tolkien
Hay is more acceptable to an ass than gold.
Latin Prove
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
Johann von Goethe