All That Glisters
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"All That Glisters" is a 2012 short animated film written and directed by Claire Lamond.
- countries: United Kingdom, Scotland
- language: English Language
- written by Claire Lamond
- based on a story by Anne Donovan
- music by Karine Polwart
- genre: Animation
- released on
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
All that glisters is not gold. Id. Steel glosses are more resplendent than the like plates of brass, and so is the glittering of a blade. Bacon' s Physical Remains.
by Martin H. Manser
in the form “All that glisters is not gold,” but the sentiment it expresses was first recorded c. 1220. Variant of this proverb: all is not gold that glitters. Proverb expressing ...
by Henry Watson Fowler, Jeremy Butterfield
cited the best-known example, Shakespeare's All that glisters is not gold (from The Merchant of Venice II. vii. 66). This and analogous constructions are sometimes viewed as not strictly logical, since Shakespeare's phrase ...
All that glisters is not gold." SHAKSPEARE, Merchant of Venice, act ii. sc. 7. All that's bright must fade. MooRE, National Air. 1 This proverbial expression was a favourite among the old English poets:— “But all thing which shineth as the gold ...
London encyclopaedia; or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature and practical mechanics (1829)
comprising a popular view of the present state of knowledge by Thomas Tegg
All that glisters is not gold. Id. Steel glosses are more resplendent than the like plates of brass, and so is the glittering of a blade. Bacon's Physical Remains.
by Swynfen Jervis
All that glisters is not gold. Merchant of Venice, ii.
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- Nor all that glisters, gold.
From hence, ye Beauties, undeceived,
Know, one false step is ne'er retrieved,
And be with caution bold.
Not all that tempts your wand'ring eyes
And heedless hearts, is lawful prize;
Nor all that glisters, gold.
-- Thomas Gray
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