Gold And Silver Quotes

Gold And Silver Quotes by Seneca the Younger, Murray Rothbard, David Ricardo, Karl Marx, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Joseph Joubert and many others.

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Study rather to fill your mind than your coffers; knowing that gold and silver were originally mingled with dirt, until avarice or ambition parted them.
Seneca the Younger
I see a great future for gold and silver coins as the currency people may increasingly turn to when paper currencies begin to disintegrate.
Murray Rothbard
Gold and silver are no doubt subject to fluctuations, from the discovery of new and more abundant mines; but such discoveries are rare, and their effects, though powerful, are limited to periods of comparatively short duration.
David Ricardo
The discovery of gold and silver in America, the extirpation, enslavement and entombment in mines of the aboriginal population, the turning of Africa into a warren for the commercial hunting of black-skins, signalised the rosy dawn of the era of capitalist production.
Karl Marx
There is no real wealth but the labour of man. Were the mountains of gold and the valleys of silver, the world would not be one grain of corn the richer; no one comfort would be added to the human race.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
In the commerce of language use only coin of gold and silver.
Joseph Joubert
Commodities such as gold and silver have a world market that transcends national borders, politics, religions, and race. A person may not like someone else’s religion, but he’ll accept his gold.
Robert Kiyosaki
Many have said of Alchemy, that it is for the making of gold and silver. For me such is not the aim, but to consider only what virtue and power may lie in medicines.
All gold and silver rather turn to dirt, An ’tis no better reckoned but of these Who worship dirty gods.
William Shakespeare
I say you call yourself Goldstein, Silverstein, and Rubinstein because you’re stealing all the gold and silver and rubies all over the earth – and it’s true, because of your thieving and stealing and roguing, and lying all over the face of the planet earth.
Khalid Abdul Muhammad
In the interchange of thought use no coin but gold and silver.
Joseph Joubert
And of course most non-Catholics imagine that the Church is immensely rich, and that all Catholic institutions make money hand over fist, and that all the money is stored away somewhere to buy gold and silver dishes for the Pope and cigars for the College of Cardinals.
Thomas Merton
Don’t gain the world and lose your soul; wisdom is better than silver or gold.
Bob Marley
It is that fery person for all the orld, as just as you will desire; and seven hundred pounds of moneys, and gold, and silver, is her grandsire upon his death’s-bed-Got deliver to a joyful resurrections!
William Shakespeare
We want men to rule the nation who care more for and love better the nation’s welfare than gold and silver, fame or popularity.
Brigham Young
Although gold and silver are not by nature money, money is by nature gold and silver.
Karl Marx
Bell, book and candle shall not drive me back, When gold and silver becks me to come on.
William Shakespeare