Reference > Brewer’s Dictionary > All is not gold that glitters or glisters.

 All is lostAll my Eye (and) Betty Martin. 
CONTENTS · BIBLIOGRAPHIC RECORD
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
All is not gold that glitters or glisters.
 
Trust not to appearances. In Latin, “Nulla fides fronti.”   1
       
“Not all that tempts your wandering eyes
And heedless hearts is lawful prize, . ,
Nor all that glisters gold.”
       
Gray: The Cat and the Gold Fish.
 


 All is lostAll my Eye (and) Betty Martin. 

 
Loading
Click here to shop the Bartleby Bookstore.

Shakespeare · Bible · Strunk · Anatomy · Nonfiction · Quotations · Reference · Fiction · Poetry
© 1993–2014 Bartleby.com · [Top 150] · Subjects · Titles · Authors