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Picture quote about wisdom

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

Picture quote by Muhammad Ali about silence

Silence is golden when you can't think of a good answer. ⏤ Muhammad Ali

Picture quote by Bible proverbs about positive

Anyone can find the dirt in someone. Be the on to find the gold. ⏤ Bible proverbs

Picture quote by Bob Marley about soul

Don't gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold. ⏤ Bob Marley

Picture quote by Bob Marley about wisdom

Don't gain the world and lose your soul. Wisdom is better than silver and gold. ⏤ Bob Marley

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

Chinese Proverbs,

If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.

J. R. R. Tolkien, novelist

Gold will be slave or master.

Horace, poet

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

D. H. Lawrence, novelist

To have gold is to be in fear, and to want it to be sorrow.


Gold is what people worship if they don't go with the invisible God.

James Dye,

It's fool's gold if you are winning games and are not playing the right way.

Antonio Davis, athlete

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

Leo Tolstoy, novelist

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

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

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; Renewed shall be blade that was broken, The crownless again shall be king.

J. R. R. Tolkien, novelist

The golden age only comes to men when they have forgotten gold.

G. K. Chesterton, writer

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

Plato, philosopher

Gold's father is dirt, yet it regards itself as noble.

Yiddish Proverbs,

That's the awesome part. Little girls now have a chance to look up and see women playing soccer, basketball, softball and now hockey - and know they can win a gold medal, too.

Angela Ruggiero, athlete

A mask of gold hides all deformities.

Thomas Dekker, dramatist

I like a man who can be a real friend, has a good sense of humor, a good pair of shoes and a healthy gold card.

Victoria Beckham, musician

Curst greed of gold, what crimes thy tyrant power has caused.

Virgil, poet

Gold makes the ugly beautiful.


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.

Rita Mae Brown, writer

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

Woody Allen, director

He who has the gold makes the rules.

Tyler Perry, actor

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.

Martin Luther, monk

It is much better to have your gold in the hand than in the heart.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

If speaking is silver, then listening is gold.

Turkish proverbs, author

Gold! Gold! Gold! Bright and yellow, hard and cold.

Thomas Hood, poet

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

My salvation was a free gift. I didn't have to work for it and it's better than any gold medal that I've ever won.

Betty Cuthbert, athlete

Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.

Richard Buckminster Fuller,

Over the years, I've made many sacrifices to win two Olympic gold medals and put together winning streaks that will never be broken.

Misty May-Treanor, athlete

I live to hail that season by gifted one foretold, when men shall live by reason, and not alone by gold.

George Linnaeus Banks, writer

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.

Adam Smith, economist

When President Nixon took the U.S. dollar off the gold standard, the U.S. dollar became fake money.

Robert Kiyosaki, investor

The battles that count aren't the ones for gold medals. The struggles within yourself - the invisible, inevitable battles inside all of us - that's where it's at.

Jesse Owens, athlete

'Beauty' is a currency system like the gold standard. Like any economy, it is determined by politics, and in the modern age in the West is is the last, best belief system that keeps male dominance intact.

Naomi Wolf, author

The man who treasures his friends is usually solid gold himself.

Marjorie Holmes, writer

Silver and gold the Gods have denied them, whether in mercy or in wrath, I am unable to determine.

Germanicus, soldier

Three events. Three gold medals. I was news, big news, in the sports world.

Esther Williams, actress

I was all in gold sequins for Million Dollar Mermaid, 50 feet in the air.

Esther Williams, actress

I try to do the right thing with money. Save a dollar here and there, clip some coupons. Buy ten gold chains instead of 20. Four summer homes instead of eight.

LL Cool J, musician

I think it's the people who have no doubt that every word they put down is gold that probably don't write very well.

Dean Koontz, author

It is in men as in soils where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not.

Jonathan Swift, writer

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

John Mason, explorer

Silence is not only golden, it is seldom misquoted.

Bob Monkhouse, comedian

When goods are exchanged between countries, they must be paid for by commodities or gold. They cannot be paid for by the notes, certificates, and checks of the purchaser's country, since these are of value only in the country of issue.

Carroll Quigley, writer

Well I just figure any man who risks his neck to save a dog's life isn't going to kill someone for gold teeth.

Alvin Adams, businessman

After all those days in the cotton fields, the dreams came true on a gold record on a piece of wood. It's in my den where I can look at it every day. I wear it out lookin' at it.

Carl Perkins, musician

Outside came in '60. The Edge in '61. All three made Gold, but the biggest seller was Inside.

Shelley Berman, comedian

For a short time we lived quietly. But this could not last. White men had found gold in the mountains around the land of winding water.

Chief Joseph, leader

As a teenager I had no idea that I had the potential to win an Olympic gold medal and my athletic career developed only by lucky circumstances.

Peter Snell, athlete

I hate gold. I'm sort of a sterling-silver guy.

Michael Vartan, actor

Large sums were paid for the use of money, because the available amount of gold and silver was far less than was needed to carry on the commercial transactions of the times.

John Buchanan Robinson, politician

At present, financial crises occur, chiefly because the paper currency is redeemable in gold only.

John Buchanan Robinson, politician

There is never enough gold to redeem all the currency in circulation.

John Buchanan Robinson, politician

Accordingly, when the supply of gold runs short, the security behind the notes is diminished, the loaning of notes is restricted or suspended, and the panic follows.

John Buchanan Robinson, politician

When not only gold but all commodities are available for the redemption of the paper currency, its volume is limited only by the value of all the wealth of the country, and it can never become insecure up to this limit.

John Buchanan Robinson, politician

We wanted to step off our island and add the color of the third world. We got gold cigarette paper and stuck it around our teeth. We really did look like pirates and dressed to look the part.

Vivienne Westwood, designer

Here were these college kids beating the Soviets and going on to the Olympic Gold Medal. To me, that's the greatest upset of all time in any sport that I can think of.

Jim McKay, journalist

When we were on the road, I found out that my greatest hits album went Gold. They freaked out. Things really came to a head when we started arguing about a Van Halen greatest hits package.

Sammy Hagar, musician

To shipbrokers, coal was black gold.

Roald Dahl, novelist

Silver and gold are not the only coin; virtue too passes current all over the world.

Euripides, poet

We know that if gold, if fraud, if force can defeat us, they will all be used. And we have resolved that they shall not defeat us. We shall arm. We shall meet fraud and falsehood with defiance, and force with force, if need be.

Denis Kearney, politician

I go to Prague every year if I can, value my relationships there like gold, and feel myself in a sense Czech, with all their hopes and needs. They are a people I not only love, but admire.

Ellis Peters, author

They don't give you gold medals for beating somebody. They give you gold medals for beating everybody.

Michael Johnson, athlete

You'll never find your gold on a sandy beach.

Jim Steinman, musician

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.

Kin Hubbard, cartoonist

Frank Marth also played many characters with us, and like George Petrie, he was worth his weight in gold.

Audrey Meadows, actress

I wouldn't say that there's ever been an Olympic champion that didn't deserve to win an Olympic Gold Medal.

Dorothy Hamill, athlete

The blue of my eyes is extinguished in this night, the red gold of my heart.

Georg Trakl, poet

They came from all over the world to work out at Gold's Gym.

Joe Gold, businessman

Gold's was the first bodybuilding gym made for bodybuilders.

Joe Gold, businessman

If we did go into a recession, something that's always possible for the U.S. or Europe, we could lower interest rates and expand the money supply without worrying about the price of gold.

Jeffrey Sachs, economist

I thought Paulie could jump. I know he's not fleet of foot, but at least have some hops. I guess we know who is not going to win a gold glove. I was trying to become a spokesperson for the U.S. Postal Service.

Billy Koch, athlete

It really means a lot that I won the gold medal - but I woke up the next morning expecting to feel different. I felt the same.

Dan O'Brien, athlete

Through everything I've gone through- and I've been everywhere, at the top of the world, in jail, hung over drunk - I never gave up my dream of winning a gold medal in the Olympics.

Dan O'Brien, athlete

The first treasure California began to surrender after the Gold Rush as the oldest: her land.

John Jakes, writer

I have always felt that if a man gives you a solid gold key to his door he is entitled to the courtesy of a visit.

Hedy Lamarr, actress

The only thing I really, really want is for the U.S. to win again. Just to win another team gold. And, of course I would really want to win an all-around gold.

Carly Patterson, athlete

The public conviction that a railroad linking the West and the East was an absolute necessity became so pronounced after the gold discoveries of '49 that Congress passed an act in 1853 providing for a survey of several lines from the Mississippi to the Pacific.

John Moody, businessman

The Devil is like a strainer that separates the mud from the gold.

Carlos Santana, musician

Art is like baby shoes. When you coat them with gold, they can no longer be worn.

John Updike, novelist

I don't like to have to pan for gold when I read.

Jonathan Carroll, author

Friendships born on the field of athletic strife are the real gold of competition. Awards become corroded, friends gather no dust.

Jesse Owens, athlete

The greatest memory for me of the 1984 Olympics was not the individual honors, but standing on the podium with my teammates to receive our team gold medal.

Mitch Gaylord, athlete

I have records in gold, in platinum, I have two Oscars, I have Grammys and so on.

Celine Dion, musician

The construction of extensive railways, however, and particularly the consolidation of small, experimental lines into large systems, dates from the days of the discovery of gold in California.

John Moody, businessman

My goal is one Olympic gold medal. Not many people in this world can say, 'I'm an Olympic gold medalist.'

Michael Phelps, swimmer

A golden rule: to leave an incomplete image of oneself.

Emile M. Cioran, philosopher

Gold has worked down from Alexander's time... When something holds good for two thousand years I do not believe it can be so because of prejudice or mistaken theory.

Bernard Baruch, businessman

The man who works for the gold in the job rather than for the money in the pay envelope, is the fellow who gets on.

Joseph French Johnson,

Gold like the sun, which melts wax, but hardens clay, expands great souls.

Antoine Rivarol, journalist

There is no brilliant single stroke that is going to transform the water into wine or straw into gold.

Coleman Young, politician

But in truth, should I meet with gold or spices in great quantity, I shall remain till I collect as much as possible, and for this purpose I am proceeding solely in quest of them.

Christopher Columbus, explorer

A test of a people is how it behaves toward the old. It is easy to love children. Even tyrants and dictators make a point of being fond of children. But the affection and care for the old, the incurable, the helpless are the true gold mines of a culture.

Abraham Joshua Heschel, educator

An almost hysterical antagonism toward the gold standard is one issue which unites statists of all persuasions. They seem to sense... that gold and economic freedom are inseparable.

Alan Greenspan, economist

When you're expected to win and you have the press saying that you are going to win the Olympic gold medal, and you're the only sure thing in the Olympics, it can undermine your confidence.

Scott Hamilton, athlete

Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.

Dan Gable, athlete

I want to win a gold medal in London.

Kerri Walsh, athlete

I was only 18 and I'd be 22 if I was competing at London. I'm stronger and more experienced and I know I would have won gold.

Billy Joe Saunders, athlete

I graduated a the top of my class in the '84 Olympic Games; I won a gold medal.

Scott Hamilton, athlete

If I bring back only one gold people are going to say it's a disappointment. But not too many of them own an Olympic gold medal so if I get one I'm going to be happy.

Michael Phelps, swimmer

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