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Proverbs containing the word Golden

Speech is silver, silence is golden

Gold is more precious than silver, and there are times when it is better to be silent than to speak.

Silence is golden

Sometimes it's better to be silent than to speak. See Speech is silver, silence is golden.

A golden key opens every door

The ‘golden key’ is money, which overcomes for its possessors all the obstacles barring the way to poorer folk.

Kill not the goose that lays golden eggs

A Greek fable tells of a man who possessed a goose that laid golden eggs. Impatient and avaricious by nature, he was not satisfied with one... Read more →