Gold Quotes

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I don't have the slightest interest in gold. I like understanding what works and what doesn't in human systems. To me that's not optional; that's a moral obligation. If you're capable of understanding the world, you have a moral obligation to become rational. And I don't see how you become rational hoarding gold. Even if it works, you're a jerk.

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Love is the only gold.
Hay is more acceptable to an ass than gold.
— Latin proverb

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When Gold argues the cause, eloquence is impotent.

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Fetters of gold are still fetters, and silken cords pinch.

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Gold will buy the highest honors; and gold will purchase love.
Accursed greed for gold,
To what dost thou not drive the heart of man.

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Gold defiles with frequent touch;
There's nothing fouls the hand so much.
That for which all virtue now is sold.
And almost every vice—almighty gold.
Gold, n.  A yellow metal greatly prized for its convenience in the various kinds of robbery known as trade.
Not all that tempts your wand'ring eyes
And heedless hearts, is lawful prize;
Nor all, that glisters, is gold.

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If a piece of worthless stone can bruise a cup of gold, its worth is not increased, nor that of the gold diminished.
It is extraordinary how many emotional storms one may weather in safety if one is ballasted with ever so little gold.
Gold is the key, whatever else we try;
And that sweet metal aids the conqueror
In every case, in love as well as war.