Gold Quotes

If you are truthful you will have as much gold as you want.

Greek proverb

Everything has its limit - iron ore cannot be educated into gold.

Mark Twain

Silver is sometimes more valuable than gold, that is, in large quantities.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

Genius is the gold in the mine; talent is the miner that works and brings it out.

Lady Marguerite Blessington

Giving your son a skill is better than giving him one thousand pieces of gold.

Chinese Proverb

All that is gold does not glitter; not all those that wander are lost.

J.R.R. Tolkien

All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost. From the ashes a fire shall be woken, a light from the shadows shall spring; renenwed shall be blade that was broken, the crownless again shall be king.

J.R.R. Tolkien

Truly now is the golden age; the highest honour comes by means of gold; by gold love is procured.


Gold does not rust on the ground, and rocks don't get soaked in the rain.

Turkish Proverb

The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom and benefit.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

More gold has been mined from the thoughts of men than has been taken from the earth.

Napoleon Hill

All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost.

J.R.R. Tolkien

The prodigality of millionaires is comparable only to their greed of gain. Let some whim or passion seize them and money is of no account. In fact these Croesuses find whims and passions harder to come by than gold.

Honore de Balzac

All the gold in the world has no significance. That which is lasting are the thoughtful acts which we do for our fellow man.

Adolfo Prieto

Sisters define their rivalry in terms of competition for the gold cup of parental love. It is never perceived as a cup which runneth over, rather a finite vessel from which the more one sister drinks, the less is left over for the others.

Elizabeth Fishel
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