Gold Quotes

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Gold has been an object of fascination since the beginning of time. Poet laureates, celebrated authors, movie stars, and corporate moguls share the same interest in this mighty element; and honestly, why not? Gold is beautiful, valuable and elegant. Of course, we’re a little biased. We can’t seem to get enough of AU. But we’re not alone in that sentiment. Here’s what other people have to say about gold.



MARTHA GRAHAM: “Fire is the test of gold: adversity, of strong men.”

LEO TOLSTOY: “Truth, like gold, is not to be obtained by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold.”

JOHN KEATS: “Much have I traveled in the realms of gold, and many goodly states and kingdoms seen.”

LORD TENNYSON: “Love is the only gold.”

CHARLES DICKENS: “As good as gold.”

ANTOINE RIVAROL: “Gold like the sun, which melts wax, but hardens clay, expands great souls.”

LORD BYRON: “O Gold! I still prefer thee unto paper, which makes bank credit like a bark of vapor.”

ABERJHANI: “Dare to love yourself as if you were a rainbow with gold at both ends.”

JEYN ROBERTS: “I am a beautiful and intelligent woman. Anything I touch will turn to gold.”

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE: “Gold - what can it not do, and undo?”

PINDAR: “Water is best, but gold shines like fire blazing in the night, supreme of lordly wealth.”

GEORGE HERBERT: “Gold opens all locks. No lock will hold against the power of gold.”

UFUOMA APOKI: “The beauty about gold, though, is that in all states, from uncertainty to conviction, it never once gives up its luster.”


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DIANA ROSS: “You can’t just sit there and wait for people to give you that golden dream. You’ve got to get out there and make it happen for yourself.”

MICHAEL JORDAN: “They don’t give you gold medals for beating somebody. They give you gold medals for beating everybody.”

TYLER PERRY: “He who has the gold makes the rules.”

MR. T: “I believe in the Golden Rule - The Man with the Gold...Rules.”


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J.P. MORGAN: “Gold is money. Everything else is credit.”

TOBA BETA: “Never trust money more than gold.”

PETE WATERMAN: “Everything I touch turns to gold.”


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MIKE MYERS as GOLDMEMBER: “I love gold! The look of it! The smell of it! The taste of it! The texture! I love gold so much that I lost my genitalia in an unfortunate smelting accident. Hence the name...Goldmember.”

MARILYN MONROE as SUGAR KANE KOWALCZYK in SOME LIKE IT HOT: “Real diamonds! They must be worth their weight in gold.”

TYRONE POWER as JONATHAN KENT in BRIGHAM YOUNG: “Gold. You know, next to the Lord and maybe the land, I reckon it’s the most powerful thing there is.”


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Ancient civilizations were enamored of gold, as seen here in this ancient Roman statue.

ITALIAN PROVERB: “Where gold speaks, every tongue is silent.”

LATIN PROVERB: “He who fishes well uses a golden hook.”

TURKISH PROVERB: “If speaking is silver, then listening is gold.”

EGYPTIAN PROVERB: “Silence is golden.”

Jun 22nd 2022