Gold Quotes

Bible - the source of the famous golden rule. many famous...
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

Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy of a palace.
Horace, Odes
Anon. - some people weave burlap into the fabric of our...
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
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

Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold.
Leo Tolstoy
One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
Malayan Prove
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
Many a crown of wisdom is but the golden chamberpot of success, worn with pompous dignity.
Joey Adams
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Elinor Glyn
Art is like baby shoes. When you coat them with gold, they can no longer be worn.
John Updike
I was born at the age of 12 on a Metro - Goldwyn - Mayer lot.
Judy Garland
David fisher, conversations with my cat - the golden rule of cats that governs all...
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
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
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
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your gold and good health have vanished.
Og Mandino
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
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
Silver and gold are not the only coin virtue too passes current all over the world.
Euripides
All that is gold does not glitter not all those that wander are lost.
J. R. R. Tolkien
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
All is not gold that glitters.
Miguel de Cervantes
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
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
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
Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy, not gold.
Ludwig van Beethoven
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?
It is especially important to encourage unorthodox thinking when the situation is critical At such moments every new word and fresh thought is more precious than gold. Indeed, people must not be deprived of the right to think their own thoughts.
Boris Nikolayevich Yeltsin
He fishes well who uses a golden hook.
Latin Prove
Fire is the test of gold adversity, of strong men.
Seneca
Beauty holds more worth than gold.
Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time
An ass is but an ass, though laden with gold.
Romanian Prove
The thirst for adventure is the vent which Destiny offers a war, a crusade, a gold mine, a new country, speak to the imagination and offer swing and play to the confined powers.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
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
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
Friendship is the golden thread that ties the hearts of all hearts of all the world.
John Evelyn