Gold quotes page 2
Advice given at the right time is better than gold given at the wrong time.
Rich men without wisdom and learning are called sheep with golden fleeces.
In the estimation of the nightingale, a cage of gold is a prison.
When your gold dust is becoming finished, then you become prudent.
African proverb, Ashanti
Words are mere bubbles of water, but deeds are drops of gold.
Not only is inflation the result of the political demands of special interest
groups, the career
the ill-conceived motives of economists, it was also clearly
unconstitutional. Money of real value, gold
silver, was clearly intended by the Founding
Ron Paul, Gold, Peace, and Prosperity: The Birth
of a New
Gold brings gold, lack of gold a headache.
Each person equals a grain of sand, but an army is like a block of gold.
Silence is golden when you can't think of a good answer.
Even gold is a thing of nought to the generous.
Gold, women, and linen should be chosen by daylight.
Gold dust blinds all eyes.
If speech is silver, patience is gold.
African proverb, Fulani
Treasure the friendship you receive above all. It will survive long after your gold and good
health have vanished.
Wealth is a matter of consciousness. The French have a legend giving an example of this. A
poor man was walking along a road when he met a traveler, who stopped him and said: "My
good friend, I see you are poor. Take this gold nugget, sell it, and you will be rich all your
days." The man was overjoyed at his good fortune, and took the nugget home. He
immediately found work and became so prosperous that he did not sell the nugget. Years
passed, and he became a very rich man. One day he met a poor man on the road. He stopped
him and said: "My good friend, I will give you this gold nugget, which, if you sell, will make you
rich for life." The mendicant took the nugget, had it valued, and found it was only brass. So
we see, the first man became rich through feeling rich, thinking the nugget was gold.
Florence Scovel Shinn
Yellow gold has its price; learning is priceless.
Though the cage be made of gold, it's still a prison.
Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.
For the good stepmother there is a golden chair in the Garden of Eden.
If there is gold in the house, there are money scales waiting outside to weigh it.
What is more valuable than gold? Diamonds. Than diamonds? Virtue.
Gold buys silver, but silver does not purchase gold.
Silver is sometimes more valuable than gold, that is, in large quantities.
G. K. Chesterton
Pure gold does not fear the furnace.
During the Gold Rush, most would-be miners lost money, but people who sold them picks,
shovels, tents and blue-jeans (Levi Strauss) made a nice profit.
If you dress in gold or silk, you are still the same green grocer.
Wealth beyond your wildest dreams is possible if you follow the golden rule: Invest ten
percent of all you make for long-term growth. If you follow that one simple guideline,
someday you'll be a very rich man.
All that glitters is not gold.
Women give to men the very gold of their lives. But they invariably want it back in small
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.
The Hobbit, 2012
Good repute is better than a golden belt.
Gold cometh gladly and in increasing quantity to any man who will put by not less than
one-tenth of his earnings to create an estate for his future and that of his family.
George S. Clason
A man of worth is like gold - never out of fashion.
Better whole than patched with gold.
One can pay back the loan of gold, but one lives forever in debt to those who are kind.
Malcolm S. Forbes
The gold being gone, let us look to the silver.
The most important thing in this world is liberty. More important than food or clothes - more
important than gold or houses or lands - more important than art or science - more important
than all religions, is the liberty of man.
Robert G. Ingersoll
Gold without wisdom is but clay.
A spot in gold and a fault in wise man are soon visible.
Gold is proved in the fire, friendship in need.
When we have gold we are in fear, when we have none we are in danger.