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.
Author: Bernard M. Baruch (1870-1965)
Profession: American Financier
The golden age only comes to men when they have forgotten gold.
Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)
Profession: British Author
A mask of gold hides all deformities.
Author: Thomas Dekker (1572-1632)
Profession: British Playwright
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
Author: R. Buckminster Fuller (1895-1983)
Profession: American Inventor, Designer, Poet, Philosopher
It is much better to have your gold in the hand than in the heart.
Author: Thomas Fuller (1608-1661)
Profession: British Clergyman, Author
Gold! Gold! Gold! Bright and yellow, hard and cold.
Author: Thomas Hood (1799-1845)
Profession: British Poet and Humorist
Gold will be slave or master.
Profession: Italian Poet
To have gold is to be in fear, and to want it to be sorrow.
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.
Author: Joseph French Johnson
Gold's father is dirt, yet it regards itself as noble.
Author: Yiddish Proverb
Profession: Sayings of Yiddish Origin
Gold like the sun, which melts wax, but hardens clay, expands great souls.
Author: Antoine Rivarol (1753-1801)
Profession: French Journalist, Epigrammatist
Curst greed of gold, what crimes thy tyrant power has caused.
Profession: Roman Poet