One secures the gold of the spirit when he finds himself.

Claude M. Bristol

Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.


Experience is pure gold. Experience is what you get when you don't get what you wanted.

Ann Landers

Early morning hath gold in its mouth.

Benjamin Franklin

The body pays for a slip of the foot, and gold pays for a slip of the tongue.

Malaysian Proverb

An inch of time cannot be bought with an inch of gold.

Chinese Proverb

A book holds a house of gold.

Chinese Proverb

Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy, not gold.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Chad Hendrick, who won a gold, a silver, and a bronze, skated in this rink.

Linda Miner

One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.

Malayan Proverb

This is my first East Asian Games gold and I'm very happy for it.

Luo Xuejuan

Mystery is a resource, like coal or gold, and its preservation is a fine thing.

Tim Cahill

If the dollar goes down, perhaps there are external reasons for weakness in the dollar, and gold is just going up on its own.

John Kosar

I am absolutely appalled by what went on and frankly our girls should never have accepted the gold medals.

Karron Clarke

We have done better owning gold than shares.

Jay Taylor

Even a teenager here can identify pure gold. So we cannot afford any cheating.

Abdul Karim

I'm hoping we'll be a bit closer this time. We'll decide whether to go for the Gold Cup afterwards.

Willie Mullins

I really wanted to win a gold. I just really wasn't feeling it, though.

Kelsey Grushecky

It feels amazing. I watched all three championships and I wanted to be part of it. I wanted to win that gold ball and that's what we did.

Ali Thorderson

This is very trendy with many couples who are creating their own bands from old poured gold.

Diane Warner

We've got one more to go. This team is playing well together, we really believe we can win gold.

Niklas Lidstrom

We flirted with a gold medal.

Georg Hettich

Oil prices and continued inflammatory comments from Iran are driving gold.

Daniel Vaught

Genius is the gold in the mine; talent is the miner who works and brings it out.

Marguerite Blessington

It's huge. To have a gold medal already, it's a very big deal. Here we go. Let's keep it going.

Kelly Vanderbeek

Dig where the gold is…unless you just need some exercise.

John M. Capozzi

She Got the Gold Mine, I Got the Shaft.

Jerry Reed

She's going in as gold medal favorite and as I see it, she's going to come away with it in front of a home crowd.

Chris Rawlinson

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

Jesse Owens

I think next week will be very busy, with people gearing up for $500 gold.

David Holmes

If I can run a four-minute mile, I'd win a gold medal because no one has ever done it before.

Cory Mcgee

We don't need to have a gold-rush mentality to these resources.

Marlo Raynolds

It had me messed up in the mind to trust the gold course, that was the hardest thing for me.

Joe Mitchell

The jewel emerged from the water, when the mountain of gold was used to churn it.

Sri Guru Granth Sahib

And some of them have been doing it for 22 years. They're like gold.

Suzi Myers

The red and gold is a nice tribute. To the golden age of animation to today that she's red hot.

Frank Caruso

I'll be there and we will win the relay gold for sure.

Asafa Powell

For the last 75 years we have been the gold standard for family entertainment.

Dennis Rice

The dollar is only down a tad, so it is looking like a pure gold move.

Ross Norman

Nothing has a higher affinity for mercury than elemental gold. They form bonds that are very tight.

Boyd Haley

There's talk of Asian central banks adding to their gold reserves, and that's fueling speculation.

Robert Cameron

Mrs Upson had two fur coats and two chins. Mr Upson had two chins, two passions-gold and business-and two aversions, Roosevelt and Jews.

Patrick Dennis

They are hyped up and ready to study to go for the gold.

Sheila Kolb

The euro was a little weaker today, so that took gold a little lower.

Billy Flahive

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

J. R. R. Tolkien

Have you seen the gold price?

Victor Flores

It was so close to the gold medal. I don't feel I lost a gold medal. To me, I won a bronze medal.

Anni Friesinger

I don't see any reason why this interest in gold will go away.

Stephen Briggs

I want to aim for the gold and get it.

Joji Kato

I've seen white helmets, I've seen gold helmets and now I've seen green helmets, ... I don't really care what color the helmets are.

Joe Roth

It's amazing what the whisper of gold will do.

Chuck Blanchard

Most gold mines don't see this level of public opposition.

Jason Goulden

My lip will hurt but the gold medal is there forever.

Rob Hammond

Fool's gold. We knew we were in for a tussle, the way (the Spartans) can shoot it.

Tim Pease

It's his gold medal to lose.

Johnny Weir

Those that are expected to win individual gold medals in compelling sports should have a couple of deals going into games. If they do well, there will be a deal or two after the games.

Peter Carlisle

After three years away winning gold feels great honestly.

Tommy Clowers

Anything for a $2.60 gallon of gold.

Jim Stinson

Commodity funds now believe that the dollar can only weaken further so they have nothing to lose by getting heavily into gold.

Leon Esterhuizen

The law itself follows gold.

Sextus Propertius

We have to go to the gold mines to dig. If we do not do that, we will not survive.

Timothy Johnson

It's fair to say, at current prices, that running a gold company is a lot more fun than it was even six months ago.

Ian Cockerill

As a brand extension, Zima Gold failed miserably.

Paul Gatza

Luxury comes at a dreadful cost, and... the edges of a gold card can be very sharp.

Jennifer Saginor

Gold is having a little run, with all that's going on ... We're seeing a bit of a flight to quality, but I wouldn't get too excited about it.

Bill O'neill

The outlook for gold is positive and we have broken through some critical resistance levels.

David Holmes

It is a special day for us with our first Olympic gold medal.

Felix Gottwald to win the Olympic gold medal this year, that's for sure the biggest one.

Hayley Wickenheiser

We had gold and avocado and copper-toned appliances and we were so inundated with that color. You had appliances that outlasted the trend.

Barbara Richardson

They called us up and were apologetic and said they wished they could come. I told them they better bring back the gold.

Gwyn Howat

They are gold medals to us.

Mary Flowers

They deem me mad for I will not sell my days for gold; I deem them mad for they think my days have a price.

Kahlil Gibran

You do not boo an Olympic Gold Medalist. I'm the best in the world. I came here for you. You don't boo me.

Kurt Angle

There's some definite independent strength in the Australian dollar, aided by gold and commodities.

Richard Franulovich

It's been such an unusual thing for us to have three gold, it's great.

Gregor Tait

A lot of new varieties have purple, gold and variegated foliage.

Vincent Simeone

It's great to win, to be a gold medallist, especially competing with runners who are more experienced than me.

Janeth Jepkosgei

The Chinese understand that gold is money.

James Turk

We expect gold to work higher, and fully expect a test of $500 in the coming months.

John Hill

At defensive end we thought we just hit the gold mine. On our board at end, we about hit on everybody we really wanted.

Jim Leavitt

And should think freedom more to prize, than all the gold in world that is.

John Barbour

We can see substantial upside in the gold price from where it is today.

John Munro

I had the pleasure of competing at the Olympic Games and at Wimbledon and was fortunate enough to win the gold medal in both events.

Boris Becker

If companies can tap into capital markets, you'll see a huge increase in the amount of gold being produced.

Tim Mccutcheon

A lot of the move today was going back to our old favorites -- gold and oil.

Julie Brough

The difference between gold and silver is so big it's hard to put into words.

Jarkko Ruutu

Every man now worships gold; all other reverence being done away.

Sextus Propertius

That's snowboarding. We found some powder, we came down the mountain, she won gold, I won silver.

Gretchen Bleiler

Our goal does not change. We're going to go down there and try to win a gold ball.

Jon Murphy

With this hip-hop generation — they think about who has gold teeth, instead of the destiny of mankind.

Orlando Jones

Gold burst decisively through the $560 mark...even as many participants are out for the U.S. holiday.

Jon Nadler

I positively, positively, positively want to play. I've got everything else so why not a gold medal? I want to play.

Patrick Ewing

People like Tony are gold dust to a club. We really appreciate his dedication which is a great example to everybody.

Martin Baker

After the game against Finland I wished them luck. Hopefully they win and bring the gold to Buffalo.

Maxim Afinogenov

Technically, gold prices could also go higher because all historical barriers have been broken.

Tanvir Abid

This facility is a gold mine waiting to be harvested, a gold mine of jobs.

Terry Williams

There's a new game in town and it's called silver. Gold is struggling, it's run its course.

David Gornall

I do anticipate a stronger dollar in the weeks ahead, putting pressure on gold.

Ralph Preston

He had a heart of gold.

David Froiseth

We have the potential to win the gold in both 4x400m relays.

Ray Harvey

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


Hay is more acceptable to an ass than gold.

Latin Proverb

Funds are buying gold because they notice the decoupling from the euro and the decoupling from the energy market.

George Gero

Worn in gold medal game against Brazil 2-1.

Abby Wambach

The gold pan shows the lengths some chefs will go to to make a dish taste even better.

Donald Reid

We've had a pull-back in gold and oil prices, and surprise surprise, oil and gold companies are off, that's the Canadian market.

Julie Brough

The building will be the first gold certified in Johnson County. There are only 26 certified LEED gold buildings in the world.

Joe Waters

For the S&P/TSX it's all a function of where the prices of oil and metals like gold go.

Patricia Croft

I'm just thrilled with everything. We did everything that we can do, we skated clean and got the gold medal.

Tatiana Totmianina

Three gold medals, that's a lot, yeah it's possible.

Asafa Powell

What female heart can gold despise? / What cat's averse to fish?

Thomas Gray

I'm excited about swimming the event because I won my first Olympic gold medal in the event.

Ian Thorpe

I proved the critics wrong. And now we have the gold.

Herb Pope

The Blue team got two extra points for creativity and the Gold team got two points for spirit.

Julie Chapman

We have compensated our customers. We paid 125 percent of the estimated worth for gold and 240 percent of the estimated worth for diamonds.

Rully Yusuf

After my freshman year when I got the gold in the 200 I was really excited. The 100 was a little too short for me.

Rudy Morrow

I simply am the lucky man who got this gold medal here.

Armin Zoeggeler

If it does become big, that would just be a gold mine.

Jay Hakkinen

The guys at Gold Fields don't think much of the idea.

Leon Esterhuizen

If he's interested in moving to the Gold Coast we'd be more than happy to discuss things.

Peter Parr

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

Marjorie Holmes

Through the Gates of Gold.

Rhino Records

This will extend the gold standard to our athletic department as well.

John Griffith

We want the gold ball, and nothing else.

Naylond Hayes

It's like the gold rush again.

Duncan Edwards

We didn't play as well as we could to get the gold medal. But this is the next best. So we're going to be happy.

Christine Keshen

This is the Olympic gold for them.

Bruce Wells

A strong, effective building principal is worth their weight in gold.

Jonathan Plucker

A mask of gold hides all deformities.

Thomas Dekker

They faced Manitoba, who beat them 3-0, and then went on to win the gold medal.

Greg Rahier

The men's target is to win medals. And we will also try our best to win a gold medal.

Lu Fan

There's been a flow of funds from U.S. bonds to gold, and that is providing support for the market.

Koji Suzuki

It was good for me to get that goal and get some confidence. I can carry that confidence into the gold-medal game.

Andrew Cogliano

I have my gold forever and no one can ever take it away from me.

Picabo Street

I'm disappointed because ever since we got on this road, I thought we'd win (state). I was mad because we didn't get that gold ball.

Gwen Delk

Commodity prices have fallen for two days in a row, with the falls including gold and base metals.

Richard Grace

An ass is but an ass, though laden with gold.

Romanian Proverb

It's solid gold. I'm going to put it up on my mantle.

Bruce Willis

I'm still wearing the purple and gold. And I'm still having fun.

Xavier Carter

It was COMEX options expiration today, so they got gold down near the big strike price at $550.

Leonard Kaplan

I think she's definitely gold.

Jim Cracchiolo

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

Michael Johnson

When I got the project, it seemed to make a lot of sense to put the festival on Gold Avenue.

Amy Turner

We're not satisfied with silver or bronze. Our thought since the beginning of the year is that we've got to come back with gold.

Gary Glasscock

Hopefully, we'll both come home with the gold (first place).

Sean Hall

U.S. markets were firmer, gold was a bit better, commodities are OK, so all is forgiven.

Leigh Gardner

I'm treated like a gold mine.

Louise Cummings

He says his gold medal glows, and his silver medal sparkles.

George Babicz

We would not be surprised to see gold average about $460 next year.

Jeffrey Christian

If you're a gold medal archer, unless you have an unbelievable story, you probably won't have deals.

Peter Carlisle

It just reinforces the concept that there is an easy way to make money. It's fool's gold they are looking at.

Rep Paul Clymer

Photo ID is the gold standard. You have to have it to drive a car, cash a check.

Sen. Delbert Scott

Once your program can say, 'gold medal program,' it attracts kids.

Jay Hakkinen

Gold Beach looked better than they did the first two games.

Joe Morin

My dad had the idea in 1963. As a promotion, it's been a gold mine ever since.

Bobby Lee

It's the same as playing anywhere else, just bigger. Here we know we have to win the ring and especially the gold ball.

Mystee Dale

I don't think I swam up to my potential. It would have been nice to have another gold.

Ray Toomey

One can pay back the loan of gold, but one lies forever in debt to those who are kind.

Malcolm S. Forbes

Uranium is the new gold.

Ric Klusman

I would be surprised if not one guy from here doesn't come back with a gold medal.

Mikael Samuelsson

There are countries that want only gold. We may move to that at some point.

Chris Rudge

As with gold, the bar has moved in terms of price.

Rob Coghill

New buying comes in virtually every time gold turns around.

Daniel Vaught

To get a gold is a feather in her cap.

Brandon Marshall

It would be a gold mine for lawyers.

Gordon Quan

Were it not for that we might have expected gold to be $10 or even $15 higher than it currently is.

Ross Norman

People have found nuggets here. I'm finding some fine gold. But I sure won't get rich.

Jim Burns

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

Gold is left behind, that's all.

Ronald Leung

I would not change my native land, for rich Peru with all her gold.

Isaac Watts

We were sure of this dance and we hope to compete for the gold medal.

Roman Kostomarov

We've seen gold break the correlation with the dollar in recent times. We saw gold strengthening even though the U.S. dollar was strengthening.

Darren Heathcote

Exhaust the little moment. Soon it dies. And be it gash or gold it will not come Again in this identical guise.

Gwendolyn Brooks

I'm going to go. Paul's going to be in New York that day with Suave for the Jockey Club Gold Cup.

Aaron Ellis

It's for all the gold in the world.

Peter Alliss

If I find gold on my property, my property value goes up. If I find a spotted owl on my property, my property value goes down. This [bill] changes that equation.

Chuck Cushman

Gold above $600 is frightening. It appears that people expect inflation, and that people don't have trust in our currency.

Felix Rohatyn

Day one was a bit of a disaster and to come back and win a gold after that was just unbelievable. I'm just so happy I was able to turn it around.

Ben Ainslie

People are buying gold because it is now apparent that we are going to see massive inflation. Gold is the best hedge for inflation.

Leonard Kaplan

It's not our gold, we don't own it and therefore we don't have the ability to simply by ourselves decide what should happen to it.

Malcolm Rifkind

Despite the continuing consolidation, there are few gold sellers. Any pullback is already bringing buyers.

Julian Phillips

Gold is telling us that not everyone is convinced inflation is in check.

Ralph Preston

Gold is very sensitive to inflation. If you're worried about inflation, you tend to see gains in gold.

Jon Brorson

For us, that sediment is kind of like gold.

Mauricia Baca

The possibility of different colored shirts is there. Whether it is white, black or gold there could be another option.

Joel Rasmus

They haven't got the gold medals around their neck yet.

Norma Plummer

I would expect interest to invest in gold to continue for the coming one to two years.

Jeremy East

He's a big, lovely bloke with two gold front teeth.

Warren Mcdonnell

I'd cut an arm off to win that gold medal. The pole vault would be difficult but that's a rubbish event for me anyway!

Dean Macey

That he's so focused to win a gold and put his priorities there are things that all Olympians would like to do.

Sanders Hicks

Yes, of course I was surprised. I thought she could medal. But I didn't think she would win gold.

Nikolai Morozov

If they were shorting gold at $350 (an ounce) then they made a lot of money.

Stephen Land

This will probably taste a little better in a few days but you win the bronze and the gold medals, you lose the silver.

Olli Jokinen

It's going to be great if we can get that ring. We want to bring that gold ball back.

Mallory Scott

We came out and played our game. We're in Canada, the gold stays here in Canada.

Justin Pogge

He doesn't run on Saturday. He might run in the AON Chase or he might go straight for the Gold Cup, I don't know yet.

Philip Hobbs

For Liu, the main goal for the National Games is to ensure a gold, rather than chasing a better result.

Sun Haiping

I'd like to see it go gold (U.S. shipments in excess of 500,000 copies) and I think it will.

Gareth Jones

But he happened to run into Caribbean islands [full of] gold. The gold had actually come to the surface and was in the rivers. It was very easily accessible.

Patricia Seed

We would be buyers of gold and select gold equities at current levels.

John Hill