Gold Quotes

Robert jordan, the wheel of time - beauty holds more worth than gold....
Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy of a palace.
Horace, Odes

I have become rather like King Midas, except that everything turns not into gold but into a circus.
Albert Einstein
Thomas dekke - sleep is the golden chain that ties health and...
Not all treasure is silver and gold, mate.
Johnny Depp, Pirates of the Caribbean
The morning pouring everywhere, its golden glory on the air.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Every moment is a golden one for him who has the vision to recognize it as such.
Henry Mille
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
Art is like baby shoes. When you coat them with gold, they can no longer be worn.
John Updike
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
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
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
Hay is more acceptable to an ass than gold.
Latin Prove
Romanian prove - an ass is but an ass, though laden with gold....
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
I, on the other hand, have a degree from the University of Life, a diploma from the School of Hard Knocks, and three gold stars from the Kindergarten of Getting the Shit Kicked Out of Me.
Captain Edmund Blackadder, Blackadder Goes Forth
Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Ludwig van Beethoven
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
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
Silver and gold are not the only coin virtue too passes current all over the world.
Euripides
No lower can a man descend than to interpret his dreams into gold and silver.
Kahlil Gibran
The golden rule is that there are no golden rules.
George Bernard Shaw
All is not gold that glitters.
Miguel de Cervantes
Friendship is the golden thread that ties the hearts of all hearts of all the world.
John Evelyn
Gold for friends, Lead for foes.
Anastasio Somoza Garc? a, Dictator of Nicaragua 1936 - 1956
Dig where the gold is unless you just need some exercise.
John M. Capozzi
An inch of time cannot be bought with an inch of gold.
Chinese Prove
A book holds a house of gold.
Chinese Prove
Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all only our characters are steadfast, not our gold.
Euripides
Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.
Seneca, Epistles
Do not hold as gold all that shines as gold.
Alain de Lille
I was born at the age of 12 on a Metro - Goldwyn - Mayer lot.
Judy Garland
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
All that is gold does not glitter; not all those that wander are lost.
J. R. R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring, 1954
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?
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
Recommend to your children virtue that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Ludwig van Beethoven
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 theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green.
Johann von Goethe
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