All that Glitters Ought to be Gold

“I think gold was meant to be seldom seen, and to be admired as a precious thing; and I sometimes wish that truth should so far literally prevailed as that all should be gold that glittered, or rather that nothing should glitter that was not gold.

John Ruskin, The Seven Lamps of Architecture, 50.

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