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Gold Quotes

From the beginning of time, women have been obsessed with looking good and this desire to look glamorous has almost always led to a passion for ornaments. Out of all the metals and materials that go into the making of ornaments, gold is the most popular, mainly for its sheer luster, malleability and flexibility. It is a metal that commands a high price and an even higher respect across the world. It is like the symbol of wealth and well-being of a person. It also has a great cultural value in many countries. For example, in Egypt previously people of great religious were buried in graves decorated with or made of solid gold as for them it signifies eternal life.

Coins made of gold were used as currency in ancient times and ornaments made of the precious metals have been one of the favorite bartering options. The ancient Egyptians believed it to be the flesh of the sun god - Ra. Gold has a lot of cultural significance in several communities, especially among the Christians. For example, a ring made of gold signifies that a couple is married. The production of gold is also very important due to its ornamental and economic significance. The highest producer of gold in the world is China followed by Australia and Russia. Make a preplanned move and read on to discover famous ornaments and sayings on quotations.

Mahatma Gandhi

It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.

Adam Smith

Labour was the first price, the original purchase - money that was paid for all things. It was not by gold or by silver, but by labour, that all wealth of the world was originally purchased.

John Mason Brown

As every thread of gold is valuable, so is every moment of time.

Christopher Columbus

Gold is a treasure, and he who possesses it does all he wishes to in this world, and succeeds in helping souls into paradise.

Martin Luther

For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.

Nature Tree
Alfred Lord Tennyson

Love is the only gold.

Laurence Sterne

Titles of honor are like the impressions on coins, which add no value to gold or silver, but only render brass current.

Richard Burton

I've made more millions than I can count. But you know, it's a faerie gold - the tax people take most of it, and the rest goes to people you need to stay alive, places to live, conveyances to get from here to there.

Elizabeth I

Brass shines as fair to the ignorant as gold to the goldsmiths.

Woody Allen

I'm very proud of my gold pocket watch. My grandfather, on his deathbed, sold me this watch.

The Indians on board said that thence to Cuba was a voyage in their canoes of a day and a half; these being small dug-outs without a sail. Such are their canoes. I departed thence for Cuba, for by the signs the Indians made of its greatness, and of its gold and pearls, I thought that it must be Cipango.

George Santayana

For gold is tried in the fire and acceptable men in the furnace of adversity.

Because, you know, resilience - if you think of it in terms of the Gold Rush, then you'd be pretty depressed right now because the last nugget of gold would be gone. But the good thing is, with innovation, there isn't a last nugget. Every new thing creates two new questions and two new opportunities.

Kobe Bryant

I like playing for the purple and gold. This is where I want to finish up.

Samuel Johnson

Praise, like gold and diamonds, owes its value only to its scarcity.

Praise Value Diamonds
Rita Mae Brown

Leroy bet me I couldn't find a pot of gold at the end, and I told him that was a stupid bet because the rainbow was enough.

Stupidity
Napolean Hill

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

D. H. Lawrence

Tragedy is like strong acid - it dissolves away all but the very gold of truth.

George Foreman

The Olympic Gold medal in 1968 was definitely the highest moment of my career. It was a dream come true. I was a 19-year-old boy, and it was just amazing to be standing on top of the podium and hearing the National Anthem in the background.

As to those who hoard gold and silver and spend it not in God's path, give them, then, the tidings of a painful agony: on a day when these things shall be heated in hell-fire, and their foreheads, and their sides, and their backs shall be branded therewith.

I believe in all of these Irish myths, like leprechauns. Not the pot of gold, not the Lucky Charms leprechauns. But maybe was there something in the traditional sense? I believe that this stuff came from somewhere other than people's imaginations.

People Luck
Khalil Gibran

The most pitiful among men is he who turns his dreams into silver and gold.

Men Dreams
Muhammad Ali

To make America the greatest is my goal, so I beat the Russian and I beat the Pole. And for the U.S.A. won the medal of gold. The Greeks said, 'You're better than the Cassius of old.'

Plato

All the gold which is under or upon the earth is not enough to give in exchange for virtue.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Jon Jones

I have tons of pictures of myself as a kid with my medals, and they were never gold medals.

Caitlyn Jenner

I'm just glad my gold medal's at home, because I'd hate to try to win another.

Caitlyn Jenner

'Esquire Magazine' just gave me 'Father of the Year'. I'll put it right up there with my gold medal. I survived; that's why they gave it to me.

Mark Twain

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

Venus Williams

Since I started playing at the Olympics in 2000, I have always wanted to do a dress based on Wonder Woman. It should be interesting to wear. And hopefully, it will get me a gold medal.

There are three things that can destroy a preacher, the glory, the gold, and the girls.

Hanukkah has very little accouterments attached to it ... Besides dreidels and gold, foil-wrapped coins, the menorah is the way to showcase the holiday.