I'm just glad my gold medal's at home, because I'd hate to try to win another.
To win a gold medal at Olympic Games has long been my dream ever since I started my career as a table tennis player.
It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful?
Intimate relationships are a gold mine for literature to explore, to understand, to describe.
A. B. Yehoshua
The true wealth of a nation consists not in the stored- up gold but in the intellectual and physical strength of its people.
C. V. Raman
When first presented with the jumble of the periodic table, I scanned for mercury and couldn't find it. It is there - between gold, which is also dense and soft, and thallium, which is also poisonous. But the symbol for mercury, Hg, consists of two letters that don't even appear in its name.
What you need is one black dress I call Plan B. It doesn't have to be fabulous, it just looks good, covers up the problems and is neutral enough for dinner, business, a date, a funeral. You don't overwear it, you don't overwash it, because the Plan B is - gold.
The Devil is like a strainer that separates the mud from the gold.
It's nice to be recognized, but it's not great to have it too conspicuously recognized, if you see what I mean. Gold records on the wall, or titles after your name, it's just not something... I don't feel that great about it.
To win Olympic gold has been a dream for me for seven or eight years now, so it was amazing to actually achieve that.
When the dollar was separated entirely from gold in 1971, it ceased being the official IMF world currency and finally had to compete with other currencies... From that point forward, its value increasingly became discounted.
G. Edward Griffin
I looked at my hands to see if I was the same person. There was such a glory over everything. The sun came up like gold through the trees, and I felt like I was in heaven.