Gold Quotes

Unknown - remember, people will judge you by your actions,...
One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
Malayan Prove
Art is like baby shoes. When you coat them with gold, they can no longer be worn.
John Updike
Elizabeth barrett browning - think, in mounting higher, the angels would press...
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
Where as gold is the kindest of all hosts when it shines in the sky, it comes an evil guest unto those that receive it in their hand.
Simondes of Ceos
Practicing the Golden Rule is not a sacrifice; it is an investment.
Author Unknown
Friendship is the golden thread that ties the hearts of all hearts of all the world.
John Evelyn
Some people weave burlap into the fabric of our lives, and some weave gold thread. Both contribute to make the whole picture beautiful and unique.
Anon.
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.
J. R. R. Tolkien
They wonder much to hear that gold, which in itself is so useless a thing, should be everywhere so much esteemed, that even men for whom it was made, and by whom it has its value, should yet be thought of less value than it is.
Sir Thomas More, Utopia
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
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
D. march - proverbs are in the world of thought what gold...
Happy the man who, like Ulysses, has made a fine voyage, or has won the Golden Fleece, and then returns, experienced and knowledgeable, to spend the rest of his life among his family!
Joachim Du Bellay, Sonnet de Regrets
Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all only our characters are steadfast, not our gold.
Euripides
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
Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly drops out of the darkness, and falls, as a golden link, into the great chain of order.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.
Seneca, Epistles
The source of the famous Golden Rule. Many famous lines were variations on this theme.
Bible
All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
Johann von Goethe
An ass is but an ass, though laden with gold.
Romanian Prove
A grain of gold will gild a great surface, but not so much as a grain of wisdom. - From Live Without Principle.
Henry David Thoreau
All is not gold that glitters.
Miguel de Cervantes
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
All that is gold does not glitter not all those that wander are lost.
J. R. R. Tolkien
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
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
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
Kindness is the golden key that unlocks the hearts of others.
Henry Drummond
I was born at the age of 12 on a Metro - Goldwyn - Mayer lot.
Judy Garland
Everything has its limit - - Iron ore cannot be educated into gold. - 1906.
Mark Twain
Beauty holds more worth than gold.
Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time
Hay is more acceptable to an ass than gold.
Latin Prove
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
Do not hold as gold all that shines as gold.
Alain de Lille
Pause you who read this, and think for a moment of the long chain of iron or gold, of thorns or flowers, that would never have bound you, but for the formation of the first link on one memorable day.
Charles Dickens, Great Expectations
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
Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold.
Leo Tolstoy
Recommend to your children virtue that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Ludwig van Beethoven